Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors


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by Piers Paul Read. Published by Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1974. First edition, first printing. Hardcover, cloth. Octavo. 352pp. Illustrations. Near Fine in a Near Fine unclipped dust jacket

“On October 12, 1972, an Uruguayan Air Force plane carrying a team of rugby players crashed in the remote snowy peaks of the Andes. Ten weeks later, only sixteen of the forty-five passengers were found alive.”