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Bird dream : adventures at the extremes of human flight

Author: Matt Higgins; Adam Verner; Tantor Media.
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Ct.] : Tantor Media, Inc., [2014]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : Retail ed. ; UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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A riveting, adrenaline-fueled story about a group of unforgettable characters who risk everything to achieve man's age-old dream of flying. Chronicling everything from stunt parachuting in 1960s Hollywood to BASE jumping off landmark buildings in Manhattan to wingsuit flying in South America, Bird Dream takes listeners to the cutting edge of this new frontier, as well as the strange science and fearless history that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Higgins; Adam Verner; Tantor Media.
ISBN: 9781494502515 1494502518
OCLC Number: 876857719
Notes: Compact discs.
Duration: 9:00:00.
Performer(s): Narrated by Adam Verner.
Description: 8 audio discs (9 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Matt Higgins.

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A riveting, adrenaline-fueled story about a group of unforgettable characters who risk everything to achieve man's age-old dream of flying. Chronicling everything from stunt parachuting in 1960s Hollywood to BASE jumping off landmark buildings in Manhattan to wingsuit flying in South America, Bird Dream takes listeners to the cutting edge of this new frontier, as well as the strange science and fearless history that have led people to this remarkable point in the human experience.

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