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The Resource The push : a climber's journey of endurance, risk, and going beyond limits, Tommy Caldwell

The push : a climber's journey of endurance, risk, and going beyond limits, Tommy Caldwell

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The push : a climber's journey of endurance, risk, and going beyond limits
Title
The push
Title remainder
a climber's journey of endurance, risk, and going beyond limits
Statement of responsibility
Tommy Caldwell
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On January 14, 2015, Tommy Caldwell, along with his partner, Kevin Jorgeson, summited what is widely regarded as the hardest climb in history; Yosemite's nearly vertical 3,000-foot Dawn Wall. But his evolution as a climber was not without challenges; in his early twenties, he was held hostage by militants in a harrowing ordeal in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan. Soon after, he lost his left index finger in an accident. Later his wife, and main climbing partner, left him. Caldwell emerged from these hardships with a renewed sense of purpose and determination. He set his sights on free climbing El Capitan's biggest, steepest, blankest face, the Dawn Wall. This epic assault took more than seven years, during which time Caldwell redefined the sport, found love again, and became a father
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Caldwell, Tommy
Dewey number
796.522092
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not applicable
Format of music
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Literary text for sound recordings
  • autobiography
  • biography
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Johnathan McClain
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1970-
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McClain, Johnathan
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  • Caldwell, Tommy
  • Mountaineers
  • Mountains
  • El Capitan (Calif.)
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Label
The push : a climber's journey of endurance, risk, and going beyond limits, Tommy Caldwell
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Publication
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  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
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unknown
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audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1781060
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781524778125
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781524778125
  • (OCoLC)965804928
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
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Label
The push : a climber's journey of endurance, risk, and going beyond limits, Tommy Caldwell
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1781060
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781524778125
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781524778125
  • (OCoLC)965804928
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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