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Author Tobar, Héctor, 1963- author.

Title The 33 [kit] : deep down dark : the untold stories of 33 men buried in a Chilean mine, and the miracle that set them free / Héctor Tobar.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Picador/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015.
©2014

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 GDL Central Library Storage    363.1196 TOB    Available
Edition First Picador movie tie-in edition.
Description xvii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm + 1 notebook ((unpaged) ; 28 cm.) in canvas bag.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Each Book Group Kit, contained in a canvas bag, includes 12 copies of the book and one copy of a notebook containing book reviews, discussion questions, author information, a bibliography of the titles in the Book Group Kit collection, bibliographies of books and websites on book groups and enhancements (articles, maps or pictures) to help understand the book.
Contents Dramatis personae -- Prologue: Cities in the desert -- Part 1: Beneath The Mountain Of Thunder And Sorrow: -- Company man -- End of everything -- Dinner hour -- I'm always hungry -- Red alert! -- We have sinned -- Blessed among women -- Flickering flame -- Cavern of dreams -- Part 2: Seeing The Devil: -- Speed of sound -- Christmas -- Astronauts -- Absolute leader -- Cowboys -- Saints, statues, Satan -- Independence Day -- Rebirth -- Part 3: Southern Cross: -- In a better country -- Tallest tower -- Underground -- Under the stars -- Acknowledgments.
Note Originally published as Deep down dark by Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.
Summary Relates the experiences of the thirty-three men who endured entrapment beneath thousands of feet of rock for a record-breaking sixty-nine days during the San José mine collapse outside of Copiapó, Chile, in August 2010.
Subject San José Mine Accident, Chile, 2010.
Gold mines and mining -- Accidents -- Chile -- Copiapó Region.
Copper mines and mining -- Accidents -- Chile -- Copiapó Region.
Mine rescue work -- Chile -- Copiapó Region.
Survival -- Chile -- Copiapó Region.
Added Title Deep down dark
Deep down dark : the untold stories of 33 men buried in a Chilean mine, and the miracle that set them free
Untold stories of 33 men buried in a Chilean mine, and the miracle that set them free
ISBN 9781250088949 (pbk.)
1250088941 (pbk.)

 
    
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