Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors
On October 12, 1972, a plane carrying a team of young rugby players crashed into the remote, snow-peaked Andes. Out of the forty-five original passengers and crew, only sixteen made it off the mountain alive. For ten excruciating weeks they suffered deprivations beyond imagining, confronting nature head-on at its most furious and inhospitable. And to survive, they were forced to do what would have once been unthinkable ...
This is their story -- one of the most astonishing true adventures of the twentieth century.
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Review: Alive: The Story of the Andes SurvivorsUser Review - Steve - Goodreads
This book was essentially a five-star before I started it. I'm literally obsessed with this story. I've seen the movie countless times and its at the status where I'm dropping what I'm doing when I ... Read full review
Review: Alive: The Story of the Andes SurvivorsUser Review - Jennifer Jacobs - Goodreads
If you could read just 10 books in rest of your life,this book is worthy of being one of them! This is a book based on reality that shook the conscience of the world in 1970s and even after almost 40 ... Read full review