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The Resource Surviving the extremes : what happens to the body and mind at the limits of human endurance, Kenneth Kamler

Surviving the extremes : what happens to the body and mind at the limits of human endurance, Kenneth Kamler

Label
Surviving the extremes : what happens to the body and mind at the limits of human endurance
Title
Surviving the extremes
Title remainder
what happens to the body and mind at the limits of human endurance
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Kamler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A veteran of Everest climbs (such as the one documented in "Into Thin Air, " on which he was attending physician), Dr. Kamler knows what happens when bodies are pushed to their limits. This captivating book takes readers into six environments: underwater, water surface, jungle, desert, high altitude, and outer space
Cataloging source
JRS
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Kamler, Kenneth
Dewey number
578.4
Index
index present
LC call number
QP82
LC item number
.K296 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Extreme environments
Label
Surviving the extremes : what happens to the body and mind at the limits of human endurance, Kenneth Kamler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Subtitle on the original ed.: A doctor's journey to the limits of human endurance."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-301) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1621240
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780143034513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1621240
  • (OCoLC)57758588
  • (OCoLC)57758588
Label
Surviving the extremes : what happens to the body and mind at the limits of human endurance, Kenneth Kamler
Publication
Note
"Subtitle on the original ed.: A doctor's journey to the limits of human endurance."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-301) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1621240
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780143034513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1621240
  • (OCoLC)57758588
  • (OCoLC)57758588

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