Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why
"Unique among survival books... stunning... enthralling. Deep Survival makes compelling, and chilling, reading."—Penelope Purdy, Denver PostIn ?Deep Survival?, Laurence Gonzalez combines hard science and powerful storytelling to illustrate the mysteries of survival, whether in the wilderness or in meeting any of life's great challenges. This gripping narrative, the first book to describe the art and science of survival, will change the way you see the world. Everyone has a mountain to climb. Everyone has a wilderness inside.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kassilem - LibraryThing
I enjoyed the first half of this book but I felt the second half dragged, going over the same things that had been talked about in the first half. It was much more scientific than I had anticipated ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MartinBodek - LibraryThing
The author knows well how to paint a picture and turn a phrase. His passion is well understood through his narrative, as well as its source. I believe the scientific exposition/areas-of-the-mind ... Read full review