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The Day A Team Died

Pub Date : 2011-01-03 | Author : Frank Taylor | Publisher : Souvenir Press Ltd

ISBN 10 : 9780285639935
ISBN 13 : 0285639935

Written by the only journalist aboard the plane to survive the disaster, The Day a Team Died is the definitive, firsthand account of the crash that killed eight members of one of t..


The Day A Team Died

Pub Date : 2011-01-03 | Author : Frank Taylor | Publisher : Souvenir Press

ISBN 10 : 9780285639935
ISBN 13 : 0285639935

The Munich air crash of February 6th 1958 killed 8 members of Manchester United's Busby Babes, and seemed to be the end of the brilliant team Busby had built. Frank Taylor nearly d..


Pompeii

Pub Date : 1992-03-30 | Author : Robert Etienne | Publisher : Harry N. Abrams

ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106013696809
ISBN 13 :

In an illustrated survey of one of the most fascinating archeological discoveries in history, an expert on Pompeii uses photographs, maps, reconstructed city plans, mosaics, and dr..


The Day Two Teams Died

Pub Date : 2018-01-25 | Author : MR Roy Cavanagh Mbe | Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN 10 : 1983436143
ISBN 13 : 9781983436147

Two teams died when British Airways flight 609, attempted its fateful third take off at Munich airport on the afternoon of Thursday February 6,1958. Eight of Britain's finest sport..


The Day Christ Died

Pub Date : 2009-10-13 | Author : Jim Bishop | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 0061869821
ISBN 13 : 9780061869822

"This is a book about the most dramatic day in the history of the world, the day on which Jesus of Nazareth died. It opens at 6 P.M.—the beginning of the Hebrew day—with Jesus ..


Staring At The Sun

Pub Date : 2010-06-10 | Author : Irvin D. Yalom | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9780470894019
ISBN 13 : 0470894016

Written in Irv Yalom's inimitable story-telling style, Staring at the Sun is a profoundly encouraging approach to the universal issue of mortality. In this magisterial opus, cappin..


Into Thin Air

Pub Date : 1998-11-12 | Author : Jon Krakauer | Publisher : Anchor

ISBN 10 : 9780679462712
ISBN 13 : 0679462716

When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10,1996, he hadn't slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from the brain-altering effects of o..