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8 edition of The Greatest Search and Rescue Stories Ever Told found in the catalog.

The Greatest Search and Rescue Stories Ever Told

Twenty Gripping Tales of Heroism and Bravery

by Joseph Cummins

  • 263 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by The Lyons Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • True stories of endurance & survival,
  • Rescue work,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Survival after airplane accide,
  • Disaster Relief & Rescue Operations,
  • Modern - General,
  • Travel / Adventure,
  • General,
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8818801M
    ISBN 101585747017
    ISBN 109781585747016
    OCLC/WorldCa51171934

      “You know, the Bible is actually a book of rescue stories,” said Warren. “Ever since Adam and Eve blew it, God’s been having to bail us out because of all the problems we get ourselves into.” “He rescued Moses, he rescued Joseph, he rescued Jacob, he rescued Abraham, he rescued the children of Israel over and over and : Eryn Sun.   The 10 best survival stories The 10 best survival stories His tale was told in the classic yarn which revealed how a Nepalese porter called Pasang Bhote had made a heroic effort to rescue.

      The Greatest of Redemptive Stories. This is the greatest story ever told. Secular reviewers often say of a book, “This is a powerful redemptive story.” The very concept of a redemptive story flows from the Bible’s story of redemption. It’s the prototype of all great stories.   40 greatest love stories of all time the account of their enduring devotion in the face of unimaginable loss and hardship is one of the greatest love stories ever written. Laban told Jacob.

      In late January , Ranger volunteers set out to perform a rescue of over Allied prisoners of war in a Japanese camp near the Philippine city of Cabanatuan. About the book. “The greatest World War II story never told” (Esquire)—an enthralling account of the heroic mission to rescue the last survivors of the Bataan Death March. On Janu , hand-selected U.S. troops slipped behind enemy lines in the Philippines.


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