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When I fell from the sky : the true story of one woman's miraculous survival

Author: Juliane Koepcke; Beate Rygiert; Ross Benjamin
Publisher: Green Bay, WI : TitleTown Publishing, [2011]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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Describes an 11-day ordeal faced by the 17-year old sole survivor of an airplane crash in the Peruvian jungle in 1971.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Erlebnisbericht
Autobiographies
Named Person: Juliane Koepcke; Juliane Koepcke; Juliane Koepcke
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Juliane Koepcke; Beate Rygiert; Ross Benjamin
ISBN: 9780983754701 0983754705
OCLC Number: 733250294
Notes: Translation of: Als ich vom Himmel fiel : wie mir der Dschungel mein Leben zurückgab (Munich : Malik, 2011; 9783890293899).
Includes index.
Description: xii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Christmas Eve, 1971 --
My new life --
A childhood among animals --
What I learned about life from my father --
My life in two worlds --
How I became a jungle girl --
The crash --
Alone in the jungle --
Pucallpa today --
The large river --
The return --
One survived! --
Greetings from this world and the next --
Terrible certainty, agonizing uncertainty --
Nothing is the same as it was --
Homecoming to a foreign country --
Miracles still happen --
A reunion and a return --
The secret soul of the forest --
Keeping an eye fixed on the future.
Other Titles: Als ich vom Himmel fiel.
Responsibility: by Juliane Koepcke ; in collaboration with Beate Rygiert ; translated by Ross Benjamin.

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Describes an 11-day ordeal faced by the 17-year old sole survivor of an airplane crash in the Peruvian jungle in 1971.

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