What It's Like to Climb Mount Everest, Blast Off Into Space, Survive A Tornado, and Other Extraordinary Stories

What It's Like to Climb Mount Everest, Blast Off Into Space, Survive A Tornado, and Other Extraordinary Stories

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What is it like to reach the top of the world's tallest mountain? To survive a shark attack? To fly with the US Air Force Thunderbirds? To find out, Jeff Belanger conducted interviews with twelve ordinary people who just happened to do extraordinary things-and then turned the interviews into adrenaline-packed, thrilling stories told in the first-person voices of the interviewees. 
 

Includes WHAT IT'S LIKE…
To Be Attacked by a Shark  *  To Save People from a Burning Building  *
To Walk Across America  *  To Experience Combat  * 
To Fly with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds  *  To Survive a Tornado  *
To Be Struck by Lightning  *  To Sail Through a Hurricane at Sea  *
To Blast Off into Space  *  To Walk to the North Pole  *
To Run Your First Marathon…and Run Fifty Marathons in Fifty States in Fifty Consecutive Days  *  To Lose Both of Your Legs to Frostbite…and Climb Mount Everest
Publisher: New York : Sterling, c2011.
ISBN: 9781402767111
1402767110
Branch Call Number: 179.6/BELANGER
Characteristics: 136 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 21 cm.

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