The rescue season : : the heroic story of parajumpers on the edge of the world

Title The rescue season : : the heroic story of parajumpers on the edge of the world
Names Drury, Bob.
Book Number BR014078
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Profiles the Alaska Air Guards 210th Pararescue Team and their exploits battling adverse weather conditions to retrieve stranded climbers from such heights as Denali, the tallest peak in North America. Discusses the parajumpers' training, camaraderie, and dedication in the face of formidable obstacles, including storms and hidden crevasses. Some strong language. 2001.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Adult Book - AD
Biography - Adventure - BIAD
Adventure Non-Fiction - ADVNF
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Disaster - DSR
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Sports & Recreation - Fishing and outdoor life - OTD
Braille Book Review, Jul-Aug 2003 - B403
Audience Notes Contains strong language.
LC Subject Special forces (Military science) - United States
Call Number 363.348109798 ANF
Language English
Released 2001
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2001 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2001.
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