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Vivos bajo tierra, Manuel Pino Toro

Label
Vivos bajo tierra
Title
Vivos bajo tierra
Statement of responsibility
Manuel Pino Toro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
spa
Summary
"The story of the thirty-three trapped miners in the San Jose mine in the middle of the Chilean desert is an epic in the classic sense, filled with real heroes, blessings from God, and the curse of miserable conditions and ruthless exploitation brought on by malevolent, unscrupulous corporations. They spent 69 days and nights trapped deep underground in a mine in Atacama, Chile, one of the most arid and desolate deserts in the world. For the first few weeks each miner subsisted on nothing more than two teaspoons of canned tuna every 48 hours. Still, they somehow managed to cling to life and keep their hope for rescue alive. Once back on the surface, after a rescue operation that promised to be the first of its kind, these thirty-three miners now reveal their most intimate secrets about a harrowing odyssey that brought them so close to death they could taste it--a story that is beyond belief, if it were not true"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pino Toro, Manuel
Dewey number
363.11/96223430983145
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TN311
LC item number
.P56 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • San José Mine Accident, Chile, 2010
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Copper mines and mining
  • Mine rescue work
  • Survival
  • Gold miners
  • Copper miners
  • Copiapó River Valley (Chile)
  • Copiapó River Valley (Chile)
  • Spanish language materials
  • Minas de oro
  • Minas de cobre
  • Supervivencia
  • Mineros
  • Valle del Rio Copiapó (Chile)
  • Valle del Rio Copiapó (Chile)
Label
Vivos bajo tierra, Manuel Pino Toro
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/Booksellers_and_Media/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780983139003.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn681502790
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 256 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780983139003
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011001326
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)681502790
  • a939844
Label
Vivos bajo tierra, Manuel Pino Toro
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/Booksellers_and_Media/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780983139003.jpg
Publication
Control code
ocn681502790
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 256 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780983139003
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011001326
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)681502790
  • a939844

Library Locations

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