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Between a rock and a hard place

Ralston, Aron 796.522 (Ralston) Ral
Touching the void

Simpson, Joe 796.522 (Simpson) Sim
High adventure Hillary, Edmund Percival 796.522 Hil
*Into thin air :a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster

Krakauer, Jon 796.522 Kra
*Adrift : seventy-six days lost at sea  Callahan, Steven 910.09 Cal
*Kon-Tiki: across the Pacific by raft Heyerdahl, Thor 910.4 Hey
To the edges of the Earth: 1909, the race for the three poles, and the climax of the age of exploration Larson, Edward J. 910.911 Lar
*In the heart of the sea: the tragedy of the whaleship Essex

Philbrick, Nathaniel 910.9164 Phi

*Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe 

Bergreen, Laurence  910.92 (Magellan) Ber
*The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon Grann, David 918.11 (Fawcett) Gra
*The river of doubt : Theodore Roosevelt's darkest journey  Millard, Candice 918.113 Mil
*Endurance : Shackleton's incredible voyage Lansing, Alfred  919.9 Lan
Into Africa : The epic adventures of Stanley and Livingstone

Dugard, Martin 967 Dug
*Undaunted courage : Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West 

Ambrose, Stephen E. 978 Amb

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