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The Resource Darkness descending, Ken Jones

Darkness descending, Ken Jones

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Darkness descending
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Darkness descending
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Ken Jones
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Darkness descending
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an astonishing true story of survival
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Language
eng
Summary
On 5 January 2003, former Special Forces soldier Ken Jones was caught in a devastating avalanche as he climbed in the frozen wilderness of Romania's Transylvanian Alps. Flung from a cliff, he regained consciousness to find himself shrouded in darkness, separated from his supplies, suffering from overexposure in the sub zero-temperatures and in horrendous pain from a broken leg and shattered pelvis. Heavily frostbitten and bleeding internally, Ken dragged himself to safety over three agonizing days only to discover that his true ordeal had yet to begin. His account of life saving surgery and his battle to walk again is a classic tale of triumph over adversity and what it means to never give up. Heart stopping and inspiring to the very last page, Ken Jones's story of endurance and survival is an unforgettable testament to the strength of the human spirit
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
796.522092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Darkness descending, Ken Jones
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Darkness descending, Ken Jones
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
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Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
xiv, 288 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781782066002
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SL1258506
  • (OCoLC)873062509

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