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One life one chance : a story of adrenaline and adventure in the most unforgiving places on earth, Luke Richmond

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One life one chance : a story of adrenaline and adventure in the most unforgiving places on earth
Title
One life one chance
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a story of adrenaline and adventure in the most unforgiving places on earth
Statement of responsibility
Luke Richmond
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Language
eng
Summary
Born to nomadic parents and humble beginnings, Luke Richmond grew up running wild and free in the Australian outback. After finishing school, he joined the Australian Army and served his country overseas as a qualified infantry soldier, an experience that sparked in him an unrelenting desire for adventure. But when he leaves the army Luke finds himself broke and adrift in London, caught up in the soulless world of drug and alcohol addiction. When he wakes up in a police cell with no memory of how he got there, he knows he has hit rock bottom, and makes the snap decision to turn his life around. Within days he is in Thailand, training his mind and body at a Muay Thai boxing camp in the jungles of Phuket. In suffering Luke finds his salvation, and he decides to make the most out of life by seeking adventure in remote corners of the world. Since then Luke has climbed the highest mountains on six continents, set a new world record for ocean rowing across the Atlantic, battled -60 degree temperatures in the Antarctic, witnessed death at high altitude, was held captive in the humid jungles of West Papua and has thrown himself from cliffs in the adrenalin-fueled world of BASE jumping. More than an awe-inspiring story of endurance and adventure, One Life One Chance will ultimately remind you that we only have one shot, so dont waste a second of it
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
910.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
One life one chance : a story of adrenaline and adventure in the most unforgiving places on earth, Luke Richmond
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One life one chance : a story of adrenaline and adventure in the most unforgiving places on earth, Luke Richmond
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2128232
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24 cm.
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Extent
272 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781925384376
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour portraits

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