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  • ISBN: 9780151012497
  • ISBN: 0151012490
  • Physical Description: 342 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, c2005.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Moments of truth -- Union of circumstance -- Unburying the past -- Walk in the park -- Rules of engagement -- Game of jeapordy -- Silver screens -- Line of fire -- Heat of friction -- Faces in the dark -- Truth or consequences -- Acknowledgements.
Summary, etc.:
An avalanche expert and predictor explores the often deadly nature of avalanches, sharing dramatic rescue and escape stories, including those of a skier who was forced to make a life-and-death decision and the race to save a buried victim.
Subject: Avalanches
Natural disasters
Survival
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