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Title Survivors : extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond /
David Long ; illustrated by Kerry Hyndman.
Author Long, David, 1961- author. (1)
Hyndman, Kerry, illustrator. (1)
Publisher Faber & Faber, London
Published 2016.
ISBN 9780571316014 (hardback)
0571316018 (hardback)
MARC No ocn962057266
Pages 184 pages : colour illustrations ; 32 cm
Notes "For as long as people have looked for adventure, some have also found danger ..."--Cover.
Be shocked and amazed by these incredible real-life stories of extreme survival, including The Man Who Sucked Blood from a Shark, a sailor who survived for 133 days on a raft in the Atlantic when his ship was torpedoed, using shark's blood in place of fresh water. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky, a teenager who fell 2 miles from an aeroplane and trekked through the Amazon jungle to safety. The Woman Who Froze to Death - Yet Lived, a woman who was trapped under freezing water for so long her heart stopped. Four hours later, medics managed to warm her blood enough to revive her. Combining classic tales such as Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic
Subject Survival Juvenile literature. (2)
Adventure and adventurers Juvenile literature. (4)
Wilderness survival Juvenile literature. (4)
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Holdings Dargaville Junior Non fiction J796 LON Issued Reserved

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