Ice bound

a doctor"s incredible battle for survival at the South Pole by Jerri Nielsen

Publisher: Hyperion Books in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 362 Downloads: 538
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Subjects:

  • Nielsen, Jerri -- Health,
  • Breast -- Cancer -- Patients -- Biography,
  • Women physicians -- Biography,
  • Amundsen Scott South Pole Station (Antarctica) -- Biography

Edition Notes

StatementJerri Nielsen with Maryanne Vollers
GenreBiography
ContributionsVollers, Maryanne
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 362 p. :
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18116574M
ISBN 100786866845

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See search Ice bound book for this author. Are you an author. /5(). For the world reading challenge, I looked for a book for Antarctica, browsed the goodreads list of that region - and arrived at "Ice Bound". The book instantly caught my attention. What fascinated me about it is that it's about the daily life in the South Pole station, written from a doctor's perspective/5.

Bound by Ice follows the journey of George Washington De Long and the crew of the USS Jeannette, who departed San Francisco in the summer of hoping to find a route to the North Pole. However, Ice bound book mid-September the ship became locked in ice north of Siberia and drifted for nearly two years before it was crushed by ice and sank/5(8).

Bound By Ice is a great story if your looking for historical fiction. Personally it wasn't for me, it seemed a little slow moving and wasn't interesting at most times.

Like I said if your looking for this genre this would be great for you, but since I wanted to /5. The Ice-Bound Compendium is a full-color page art book filled with Kris Holmquist's personal files, unfinished chapters and alternate drafts, collages of.

At the beginning of Ice Bound, Dr. Nielsen states, "Since I have chosen to tell you about my journey to the South Pole, and the community of friends and strangers who rescued me, I need to tell you something about my life and why I made the choices that brought me there" (pg.

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Ice Bound takes its place among the great Antarctic adventure stories. New York Times Book Review Nielsen, whose book is a bestseller in print, is not an actress her reading is somewhat awkward and :   Aaron A. Reed is raising funds for Ice-Bound: A Novel of Reconfiguration on Kickstarter.

Ice-Bound is a unique indie game combining cutting-edge interactive story technology with an augmented reality-enabled print book. Ice Bound is Dr. Nielsen's extraordinary story of how she became one with the Ice. Many of us at Pole are searchers, many are travelers, and many have come, as I did, to destroy demons and to find answers.

Find a Book. View all. Jerri Nielsen discussed her book Ice Bound: A Doctor’s Incredible Battle for Survival at the South Pole, published by Hyperion/Talk Miramax book. FreeBookNotes found 2 sites with book summaries or analysis of Ice Bound.

If there is a Ice Bound SparkNotes, Shmoop guide, or Cliff Notes, you can find a link to each study guide below. Among the summaries and analysis available for Ice Bound. Ice Bound is the story of a woman's survival during the long, dark, six month winter with 40 other people at the South Pole installation run by the National Science Foundation.

As a tale of endurance, courage, patience, and boredom in the pursuit of knowledge, it is worth reading. However, it is also the story of a 47 year old emergency room doctor who goes to Cited by: 2. What did you love best about Ice Bound. This is a very descriptive narrative of life at the South Pole, and a very brave, courageous woman's fight for survival.

Hopefully her children will have learnt something about the struggle between their parents, assuming they. The Ice-Bound Concordance is an award-winning indie game ("Best Story/World Design" winner, IndieCade ; "Excellence in Narrative" nominee, IGF ) with cutting-edge interactive story technology, enhanced by a printed book using augmented reality.

Ice Bound was so fascinating that I immediately started back at the first of the book to read it again slowly. As a nurse I found the medical parts of the book along with the profound effects on the body and mind at the South Pole just by: Icebound is an early novel of Dean Koontz originally published under a pseudonym and another title.

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Free shipping over $ Skip to content. Search Button. Categories Collectibles Movies & TV Blog Share to Facebook. Share to Pinterest. Share to Twitter. ISBN: ISBN Ice Bound. The Antarctic winter, with temperatures degrees below zero, shuts supply lines down completely; conditions are too treacherous for planes and boats and the only connection with the rest of the world is satellite hook-up.

During the long winter ofDr. Nielsen, the only physician on a staff of forty-one people, discovered a lump in her breast. Author: Dr.

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BOUND BY ICE A TRUE NORTH POLE SURVIVAL STORY Instead, once north of Siberia, the ship found itself stranded in ice for more than a year and then crushed by it. The men, separated into three groups, tried desperately to reach Siberian settlements. De Long insisted on preserving his and others’ writings, which provide the remarkable Author: Sandra Neil Wallace.

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Danielewski’s House of Leaves, all stylistic bravado and words written in the margins and ridiculous form-follows-function of the pages is at the top of this article.What other book might you compare Bound to and why? I can't really compare BOUND to any other story, in that it is so unique and wonderful.

But, if you're looking for some similar type books, I'd suggest any of the other books in the FIRE AND ICE books by Brenda Rothert, or maybe the OFF series by Sawyer Bennett.