4 edition of Dangling from the Golden Gate Bridge and other narrow escapes found in the catalog.
|Statement||John Anthony Adams|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||199 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||199|
|LC Control Number||88091962|
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This is a great book - true stories about extreme situations where there is no hope or chance of survival, and yet there are a few who have survived and told their tales. It is hard to put down /5(2).
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Author and botanist John Anthony Adams owns and operates the last remaining orange grove in Rialto. He holds a Ph.D.
in soil science from the University of California at Riverside, and has previously written the books Dangling from the Golden Gate Bridge and Other Narrow Escapes and : John Anthony Adams.
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