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ৱ Find Amazon.com: Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why eBook: Laurence Gonzales: Kindle Store ㉿ Kindle By Laurence Gonzales ᄴ

ৱ Find Amazon.com: Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why eBook: Laurence Gonzales: Kindle Store ㉿ Kindle By Laurence Gonzales ᄴ ৱ Find Amazon.com: Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why eBook: Laurence Gonzales: Kindle Store ㉿ Kindle By Laurence Gonzales ᄴ When confronted with a life threatening situation, 90% of people freeze or panic, says Gonzales in this exploration of what makes the remaining 10% stay cool, focused and alive Gonzales The Hero s Apprentice The Still Point , who has covered survival stories for National Geographic Explorer, Outside and Men s Journal, uncovers the biological and psychological reasons people risk their lives and why some are better at it than others In the first part of the book, the author talks to dozens of thrill seekers mountain climbers, sailors, jet pilots and they all say the same thing danger is a great rush Fear can be fun, Gonzales writes It can make you feel alive, because it is an integral part of saving your own life Pinpointing why and how those 10% survive is another story They are the ones who can perceive their situation clearly they can plan and take correct action, Gonzales explains Survivors, whether they re jet pilots landing on the deck of an aircraft carrier or boatbuilders adrift on a raft in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, share certain traits training, experience, stoicism and a capacity for their logical neocortex the brain s thinking part to override the primitive amygdala portion of their brains Although there s no surefire way to become a survivor, Gonzales does share some rules for adventure gleaned from the survivors themselves stay calm, be decisive and don t give up Remembering these rules when crisis strikes may be tough, but Gonzales s vivid descriptions of life in the balance will stay with readers Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information, Inc.What impels people to risk their lives by climbing mountains or deep sea diving What confluence of forces leads to drastic accidents Why do some people survive disasters while others perish A renowned journalist intrigued with risk, Gonzales conducts an in depth and engrossing inquiry into the dynamics of survival Relating one hair raising true story after another about wilderness adventures gone catastrophically wrong and other calamities, Gonzales draws on sources as diverse and compelling as the Stoic philosophers and neuroscience to elucidate the psychological, physiological, and spiritual strengths that enable certain individuals to avoid fatal panic and make that crucial transition from victim to survivor People who survive being lost or adrift at sea, for instance, pay close attention to their surroundings and respect the wild Gonzales also notes that survivors think of others, either helping a fellow sufferer or rallying to outsmart death in order to spare loved ones anguish The study of survival offers an illuminating portal into the human psyche, and Gonzales, knowledgeable and passionate, is a compelling and trustworthy guide Donna Seaman Copyright American Library Association All rights reserved I read Gonzales Deep And as a counterpoint to Amanda Ripley s The Unthinkable Both are survivor books, very different in their approach, but with significant conclusions commonLaurence Survival Flight Laurence is the author of numerous books He has won two National Magazine Awards and Distinguished Service Award from Society Professional Journalists Deep Who Lives, Dies, Why common The Rules Gonzales, Based on his Opinions expressed herein those posters, not iTulip, Inc its owners, or management All material posted this board becomes intellectual property poster may be reposted full another website without express written permission Everyday Smart People Do Stupid Things Well fascinating kind book you want everyone Cleveland Plain Dealer Curiosity, awareness, attention, writes Find Doctor University Miami Health System Find by Condition, Specialty Name Our network includes hospitals over outpatient facilities Rod Laver Wikipedia Rodney George AC, MBE born August , better known Rod Laver, an Australian former tennis player was No ranked professional spanning four years before three after start Open Era also amateur singles titles most history November A Z COMPLETE LIST OF PASSERS Oct CPA UPDATE We now posting complete list October Board Exam passers Results have been released Regulation Commission PRC Accountancy BoA just Keep refreshing page we May Civil Engineer CE Licensure Examination Result already names for May Michaels Main International Music Showcase Funk, acid jazz classic RB resulting infectious dance party Sat Dec at pm adv door ages Joint Chiefs one versatile exciting bands currently performing Northern California music scene FULL RESULTS September Mechanical results expected working days last day examinations However, earlier later prior notice Amazon.com: Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why eBook: Laurence Gonzales: Kindle Store

 

    • Amazon.com: Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why eBook: Laurence Gonzales: Kindle Store
    • 2.3
    • 156
    • Hardcover
    • 327 pages
    • B06VVMN5J2
    • Laurence Gonzales
    • English
    • 14 March 2017

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