Books > Most Wished For > Travel







Price: $10.85 ($15.95)

(as of 2012-10-06 11:13:52 PST)

You save $5.10 (32%)

Usually ships in 24 hours

Travel

Rating: 4.0 / 5.0 (257 votes)

Released: 2004-10-17

Buying Choices

68 new from $9.34
187 used from $2.99
2 collectible from $21.50

(as of 2012-10-06 11:13:52 PST)








Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why by Laurence Gonzales

Description

"distinctive among survival guides...unexpected...enchanting. Deep Survival makes compelling, and chilling, studying."—Penelope Purdy, Denver submit

After her aircraft crashes, a seventeen-one year-antique woman spends 11 days strolling at some point of the Peruvian jungle. towards all odds, with no foods, shelter, or equipment, she gets out. a better-supplied staff of grownup survivors of the similar crash sits down and dies. What makes the difference?

examining such tales of excellent staying power and tragic demise—how folks get into hassle and the way they get out another time (or not)—Deep Survival takes us from the most sensibles of snowy mountains and the depths of oceans to the workings of the mind that keep watch over our conduct. via shut research of case research, Laurence Gonzales describes the "levels of survival" and reveals the essence of a survivor—truths that follow not such a lot effective to surviving within the wild but in addition to surviving life-threatening sickness, relationships, the demise of a loved one, working a trade all over not sure cases, even warfare.

attention-grabbing for any reader, and completely very important for someone who takes a hike within the woods, this guide will amendment the best way by which we bear in mind ourselves and the nice outdoor.
Check All OffersAdd to Wish ListCustomer Reviews

book details

author: Laurence Gonzaleswriter: W. W. Norton cff0478 Com..Binding: PaperbackLanguage: EnglishPages: 318

an identical books

Surviving Survival: The Art and Science of Resilience
Everyday Survival: Why Smart People Do Stupid Things
The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes - and Why
The Story Factor (2nd Revised Edition)


Comments




Our ebookshop offers you a huge selection of most exclusive book and ebooks. Look at you in peace, and to save you Kindle eBooks – Ebookle.de. The large selection of great books is updated daily! Much information about the authors are available.