From the book jacket:
of the most extraordinary survival stories ever
told -- Aron Ralston's searing account of his
six days trapped in one of the most remote spots
in America, and how one inspired act of bravery
brought him home.
This book sat on my desk for
some weeks before I eventually opened it up -
the reason I delayed was that, frankly, I
thought I knew enough of about the story having
read the newspaper reports at the time... Aron
Beyond the Book
would you say to those who find it
difficult to understand why you
continue to take part in outdoor
adventures after having lived through
this frightening experience?
'Adventuring in the outdoors is my
passion, and passion is not something
we control in our lives. To resume my
activities was much more natural...