Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780743495806

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Ralston, Aron Author

9780743495806: Between a Rock and a Hard Place

On Saturday, 26 April 2003, Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old outdoorsman and adventurer, set off for a day's hike in the Utah canyons. Eight miles from his truck, he found himself in the middle of a deep and remote canyon. Then the unthinkable happened: a boulder shifted and snared his right arm against the canyon wall. He was trapped, facing dehydration, starvation, hallucinations and hypothermia as night-time temperatures plummeted. Five and a half days later, Aron Ralston finally came to the agonising conclusion that his only hope was to amputate his own arm and get himself to safety. Miraculously, he survived. BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE is more than just an adventure story. It is a brave, honest and above all inspiring account of one man's valiant effort to survive, and is destined to take its place among adventure classics such as TOUCHING THE VOID.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Aron Ralston, a native of the Midwest, retired from a career as a mechanical engineer at age twenty-six before moving to Aspen, Colorado. Since his accident, he has completed his unprecedented project to climb the fifty-nine Colorado peaks of more than 14,000 feet, alone, in winter. His first book, Between a Rock and a Hard Place, was a New York Times bestseller and was adapted into the major motion picture 127 Hours by Danny Boyle. Today, as a father of an infant daughter and four-year-old son, Aron lives in Boulder, Colorado. He continues to travel the world for both adventure and to share his story. Follow his journey at AronRalstonSpeaker.com.

About the Author:

Aron Ralston, a native of the Midwest, retired from a career as a mechanical engineer at age twenty-six before moving to Aspen, Colorado. Since his accident, he has completed his unprecedented project to climb the fifty-nine Colorado peaks of more than 14,000 feet, alone, in winter. This is his first book.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Ralston, Aron Author
Published by Pocket Books (2005)
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pocket Books, 2005. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0743495802

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 6.58
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Ralston, Aron Author
Published by Pocket Books (2005)
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
smeikalbooks
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pocket Books, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand new book. Fast shipping form our UK warehouse in eco-friendly packaging. Fast, efficient and friendly customer service. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000168537

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 1.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Ralston, Aron Author
Published by SIMON SCHUSTER, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(Slough, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SIMON SCHUSTER, United States, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 194 x 130 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. On Saturday, 26 April 2003, Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old outdoorsman and adventurer, set off for a day s hike in the Utah canyons. Eight miles from his truck, he found himself in the middle of a deep and remote canyon. Then the unthinkable happened: a boulder shifted and snared his right arm against the canyon wall. He was trapped, facing dehydration, starvation, hallucinations and hypothermia as night-time temperatures plummeted. Five and a half days later, Aron Ralston finally came to the agonising conclusion that his only hope was to amputate his own arm and get himself to safety. Miraculously, he survived. BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE is more than just an adventure story. It is a brave, honest and above all inspiring account of one man s valiant effort to survive, and is destined to take its place among adventure classics such as TOUCHING THE VOID. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780743495806

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.12
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Ralston, Aron Author
Published by SIMON SCHUSTER, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(Slough, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SIMON SCHUSTER, United States, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 194 x 130 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. On Saturday, 26 April 2003, Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old outdoorsman and adventurer, set off for a day s hike in the Utah canyons. Eight miles from his truck, he found himself in the middle of a deep and remote canyon. Then the unthinkable happened: a boulder shifted and snared his right arm against the canyon wall. He was trapped, facing dehydration, starvation, hallucinations and hypothermia as night-time temperatures plummeted. Five and a half days later, Aron Ralston finally came to the agonising conclusion that his only hope was to amputate his own arm and get himself to safety. Miraculously, he survived. BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE is more than just an adventure story. It is a brave, honest and above all inspiring account of one man s valiant effort to survive, and is destined to take its place among adventure classics such as TOUCHING THE VOID. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780743495806

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Ralston, Aron Author
Published by 2005-06-06. (2005)
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Internet Bookshop UK Ltd.
(Cambridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2005-06-06., 2005. Book Condition: New. Pocket Books. New edition. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 288pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1722181

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 3.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.19
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Ralston, Aron Author
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Grand Eagle Retail
(Romulus, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 130mm x 198mm x 196mm. Paperback. On Saturday, 26 April 2003, Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old outdoorsman and adventurer, set off for a day's hike in the Utah canyons. Eight miles from his truck, he found himself in the middle.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 288 pages. 0.282. Bookseller Inventory # 9780743495806

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Ralston, Aron Author
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
English-Book-Service - A Fine Choice
(Waldshut-Tiengen, Germany)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # EA9780743495806

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.80
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Ralston, Aron Author
Published by Pocket Books 2005-06-06 (2005)
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Paperback Quantity Available: 4
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pocket Books 2005-06-06, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # NU-BER-00126016

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.45
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Ralston, Aron Author
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
English-Book-Service - A Fine Choice
(Waldshut-Tiengen, Germany)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Publisher/Verlag: Pocket Books | Es sollte ein normaler Tagesausflug werden - ein wenig radfahren, tüchtig wandern, ein bißchen klettern. Doch plötzlich fand sich Aron Ralston, ehemaliger Ingenieur, nun Kletterer, Photograph und Wanderführer, in der Falle: eingeklemmt zwischen einem halbtonnenschweren Felsblock und einer Felswand. Ohne Hoffnung auf Hilfe, weil niemand wußte, wo er war. Nach fünfeinhalb Tagen ohne ein Signal der Hoffnung, mit wenig Wasser, noch weniger Essen, brütender Hitze und klirrender Kälte, stand Ralston vor der schrecklichen Entscheidung: Er kann nur überleben, wenn er sich selbst den eingeklemmten Arm amputiert. Das Unvorstellbare gelingt. Er kann sich noch eine 17 Meter hohe Felswand abseilen und mehrere Kilometer laufen, bis ihn die Rettungsteams finden. Selten zuvor hat ein junger Mensch so eindringlich den Zustand zwischen Leben und Tod beschrieben: so ehrlich, so erschütternd, so humorvoll, so mutmachend. Dieses Buch ist schon jetzt ein Klassiker der Survival-Literatur. | Format: Paperback | Language/Sprache: english | 285 gr | 352 pp. Bookseller Inventory # K9780743495806

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.80
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Ralston, Aron Author
Published by Simon & Schuster
ISBN 10: 0743495802 ISBN 13: 9780743495806
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Simon & Schuster. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Between a Rock and a Hard Place (New edition), Aron Ralston, On Saturday, 26 April 2003, Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old outdoorsman and adventurer, set off for a day's hike in the Utah canyons. Eight miles from his truck, he found himself in the middle of a deep and remote canyon. Then the unthinkable happened: a boulder shifted and snared his right arm against the canyon wall. He was trapped, facing dehydration, starvation, hallucinations and hypothermia as night-time temperatures plummeted. Five and a half days later, Aron Ralston finally came to the agonising conclusion that his only hope was to amputate his own arm and get himself to safety. Miraculously, he survived. BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE is more than just an adventure story. It is a brave, honest and above all inspiring account of one man's valiant effort to survive, and is destined to take its place among adventure classics such as TOUCHING THE VOID. Bookseller Inventory # B9780743495806

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.54
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.84
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are 12 more copies of this book

View all search results for this book