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The Resource When I fell from the sky : the true story of one woman's miraculous survival, by Juliane Koepcke in collaboration with Beate Rygiert ; translated by Ross Benjamin

When I fell from the sky : the true story of one woman's miraculous survival, by Juliane Koepcke in collaboration with Beate Rygiert ; translated by Ross Benjamin

Label
When I fell from the sky : the true story of one woman's miraculous survival
Title
When I fell from the sky
Title remainder
the true story of one woman's miraculous survival
Statement of responsibility
by Juliane Koepcke in collaboration with Beate Rygiert ; translated by Ross Benjamin
Title variation
When I fell from the sky
Title variation remainder
the true story of one womans miraculous survival
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Describes an 11-day ordeal faced by the 17-year old sole survivor of an airplane crash in the Peruvian jungle in 1971
Member of
Writing style
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10041018
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Koepcke, Juliane
Dewey number
363.1/248092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Rygiert, Beate
  • Benjamin, Ross
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True
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  • Koepcke, Juliane
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Aircraft accidents
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the true story of one woman's miraculous survival
Label
When I fell from the sky : the true story of one woman's miraculous survival, by Juliane Koepcke in collaboration with Beate Rygiert ; translated by Ross Benjamin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translation of: Als ich vom Himmel fiel : wie mir der Dschungel mein Leben zurückgab (Munich : Malik, 2011; 9783890293899)
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Christmas Eve, 1971 -- My new life -- A childhood among animals -- What I learned about life from my father -- My life in two worlds -- How I became a jungle girl -- The crash -- Alone in the jungle -- Pucallpa today -- The large river -- The return -- One survived! -- Greetings from this world and the next -- Terrible certainty, agonizing uncertainty -- Nothing is the same as it was -- Homecoming to a foreign country -- Miracles still happen -- A reunion and a return -- The secret soul of the forest -- Keeping an eye fixed on the future
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First English edition.
Extent
xii, 227 pages
Isbn
9780983754701
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)733250294
  • 1/565385
  • OCoLC
Label
When I fell from the sky : the true story of one woman's miraculous survival, by Juliane Koepcke in collaboration with Beate Rygiert ; translated by Ross Benjamin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translation of: Als ich vom Himmel fiel : wie mir der Dschungel mein Leben zurückgab (Munich : Malik, 2011; 9783890293899)
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Christmas Eve, 1971 -- My new life -- A childhood among animals -- What I learned about life from my father -- My life in two worlds -- How I became a jungle girl -- The crash -- Alone in the jungle -- Pucallpa today -- The large river -- The return -- One survived! -- Greetings from this world and the next -- Terrible certainty, agonizing uncertainty -- Nothing is the same as it was -- Homecoming to a foreign country -- Miracles still happen -- A reunion and a return -- The secret soul of the forest -- Keeping an eye fixed on the future
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First English edition.
Extent
xii, 227 pages
Isbn
9780983754701
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)733250294
  • 1/565385
  • OCoLC

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