North to the Night download free [PDF and Ebook] by Alvah Simon

North to the Night download free [PDF and Ebook] by Alvah Simon year 1999
  • Book name: North to the Night
  • Author: Alvah Simon
  • Release date: 1999/11/2
  • Publisher: BROADWAY BOOKS (A DIVISION OF BANTAM DOUBLEDAY DELL PUBLISHING GROUP INC)
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9780767904469
  • Rating: 7.06 of 10
  • Votes: 816
  • Review by: Keaton Cloutier
  • Review rating: 7.76 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/25
  • Total pages: 328
  • Includes a PDF summary of 31 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In June 1994 Alvah Simon and his wife, Diana, set off in their 36-foot sailboat to explore the hauntingly beautiful world of icebergs, tundra, and fjords lying high above the Arctic Circle. Four months later, unexpected events would trap Simon alone on his boat, frozen in ice 100 miles from the nearest settlement, with the long polar night stretching into darkness for months to come. With his world circumscribed by screaming blizzards and marauding polar bears and his only companion a kitten named Halifax, Simon withstands months of crushing loneliness, sudden blindness, and private demons. Trapped in a boat buried beneath the drifting snow, he struggles through the perpetual darkness toward a spiritual awakening and an understanding of the forces that conspired to bring him there. He emerges five months later a transformed man. Simon's powerful, triumphant story combines the suspense of Into Thin Air with a crystalline, lyrical prose to explore the hypnotic draw of one of earth's deepest and most dangerous wildernesses.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 15H23M52S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Travel Writing, Guidebooks, Sailing, Biography: General
  • Available formats: TXTz, OEB, TXT, LIT, EPUB, WORD, DOC, PDF. Compressed in Z, RAR, LZMA, XZ, ZIP, TZO
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 16.95 USD
  • Dimensions: 134x204x22mm
  • Weight: 296g
  • Printed by: Broadway Books (A Division of Bantam Doubleday Del
  • Published in: New York, United States
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