Getting Out Alive
13 Deadly Scenarios and How Others SurvivedeBook - 2011
Captivating stories of people stranded and fighting for their lives against harsh, unmerciful conditions. . . Includes narratives of being surrounded by a forest fire, lost in the Amazon, marooned on an island, caught in an icy blizzard, and many more. . . A unique combination of fictional scenarios, true accounts, and instructive sidebars, Getting Out Alive reveals the three vital ways to cheat death when all seems lost: avoid panic, know your survival skills, and maintain a relentless determination to make it out alive. Teaching by example, the characters in these adventures use real-life survival tactics -- including navigating, building shelters, finding water, and signaling for help.
Publisher: [United States] : Ulysses Press : Made available through hoopla, 2011
Characteristics: 1 online resource