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The Best Survival Stories Ever Told
by Jon E. Lewis


Overview - This collection of classic tales comprises over thirty accounts of true-life adventure taken from contemporary memoirs, letters, and journals. They span the years from 1800 to the end of the twentieth century, in a period which can be termed the modern age of exploration.  Read more...

 
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Overview
This collection of classic tales comprises over thirty accounts of true-life adventure taken from contemporary memoirs, letters, and journals. They span the years from 1800 to the end of the twentieth century, in a period which can be termed the modern age of exploration. Among the writers are:

  • Ernest Shackleton
  • Douglas Mawson
  • Salomon Andree
  • Sebastian Snow
  • Ed Drummond
  • Edmund Hillary
  • Maurice Herzog
  • Lewis and Clark
  • Thor Heyerdahl
  • Theodore Roosevelt
  • Jacques Cousteau
  • Sven Hedin
  • Norbert Casteret
  • Jim Corbett
  • Charles A. Lindbergh

The Best Survival Stories Ever Told recounts stories of ordinary mortals who achieved extraordinary things. Spanning the ice-locked Poles and the endless deserts of Arabia to the storm-tossed South Atlantic, the rain forests of the Amazon, and sheer peaks of the Himalayas, it charts the dangerous relationship between men and nature.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781616084554
  • ISBN-10: 1616084553
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
  • Publish Date: November 2011
  • Page Count: 468
  • Dimensions: 7.5 x 5.1 x 1.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.85 pounds


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