Tom Read Freefall

ISBN 13: 9780316643030


4,16 valoración promedio
( 58 valoraciones por Goodreads )
9780316643030: Freefall
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.

* 'This is BRAVO TWO ZERO meets ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST. Tom Read's story had me on the edge of my seat. It also made me cry. (Andy McNab.)

Extraordinary (MAIL on Sunday)

An incredible story: funny, sad and as breathtaking as a high altitude sky dive (CAMERON SPENCE author of SABRE SQUADRON.)

A courageous book. (THE TIMES)

Reseña del editor:

FREEFALL is the story of a SAS member's journey into madness and his attempts to find his way out again. A former menber of the British Parachute Regiment, Tom Read was preparing to freefall from more than 23 miles above the earth to become the first man to punch a hole through the sound barrier unassisted. It didn't work out that way. From his hospital bed in a French sanatorium, he began to review his life in an attempt to trace the roots of his madness: the tough childhood, moving from place to place; joining the Parachute Regiment at seventeen and confronting riots, IRA snipers and booby-traps; doing more than1,000 jumps with the Red Devils and the first ever Parachute drop onto the Falklands; and the high-altitude work that may have created a chemical imbalance in his brain. Weaving backwards and forwards between a haunting present and a remarkable past FREEFALL is an unrelentingly suspenseful account of an amazing life.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,61
A Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks


Tom Read
Publicado por Little, Brown
ISBN 10: 0316643033 ISBN 13: 9780316643030
Nuevo Tapa dura Cantidad disponible: 1
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)

Descripción Little, Brown. Hardcover. Condición: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. del artículo: P110316643033

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 80,25
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,61
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío