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What Makes a Hero?

The Surprising Science of Selflessness

What Makes a Hero?( )
Author: Svoboda, Elizabeth
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $27.95
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You're the skydiving instructor. You're freefalling through the air while strapped to a first-time diver, and your parachute fails. What do you do?

When Shirley Dygert's parachute didn't open properly, the fifty-four-year-old novice jumper and her instructor, Dave Hartsock, were falling fast from five thousand feet. Hartsock made a fateful decision, pulling on control toggles to place himself directly beneath Dygert. They hit the ground with a sickening crunch. Hartsock was...
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Detailed Subjects: Psychology / General
Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.26 x 9.29 x 0.98 Inches
Book Weight:0.924 Pounds

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