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Author Tobar, Héctor, 1963-

Title 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 : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    363.1196 TOB    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Non-Fiction    363.1196 TOB    Available
Edition First editon.
Description x, 309 pages : illustration ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents Cities in the desert -- Beneath the mountain of thunder and sorrow. A company man ; The end of everything ; The dinner hour ; "I'm always hungry" ; Red alert! ; "We have sinned" ; Blessed among women ; A flickering flame ; Cavern of dreams -- Seeing the devil. The speed of sound ; Christmas ; Astronauts ; Absolute leader ; Cowboys ; Saints, statues, Satan ; Independence Day ; Rebirth -- The Southern Cross. In a better country ; The tallest tower ; Underground ; Under the stars.
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.
ISBN 9780374280604 (cloth : alk. paper) : $26.00
0374280606 (cloth : alk. paper)

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