Francis Slakey - To the Last Breath: A Memoir of Going to Extremes

Sunday, July 1, 2012 - 4:00pm
Francis Slakey presents To the Last Breath: A Memoir of Going to Extremes ($25.00), a gripping adventure of the body and mind. This new book depicts the quest that leads Slakey, a physics professor, around the globe, almost takes his life, challenges his fiercely held beliefs, and opens his heart.

Francis Slakey is a lecturer on physics and public policy at Georgetown University. The founder and co-director of the Program on Science in the Public Interest and a MacArthur Scholar, Dr. Slakey has been profiled by NPR, National Geographic, and others, and his writing has appeared in The Washington Post, The New York Times, and Scientific American.

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$25.00
ISBN: 9781439198957
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Simon & Schuster - May 8th, 2012

In the bestselling tradition of Into Thin Air and Born to Run, Francis Slakey takes readers on a physical and spiritual journey to the most extreme points on Earth and deep inside the human psyche.