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by Robert Kurson

Author: Robert Kurson
Subcategory: Social Sciences
Language: English
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks; Reprint edition (August 19, 2008)
Pages: 328 pages
Category: Politics
Rating: 4.8
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Crashing Through is based on Kurson’s 2006 National Magazine Award-winning profile in Esquire.

Crashing Through is based on Kurson’s 2006 National Magazine Award-winning profile in Esquire. He is the author of Shadow Divers, and he lives in Chicago.

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Crashing Through book. Now Kurson returns with another thrilling adventure–the stunning true story of one man’s heroic odyssey from blindness into sight. Mike May spent his life crashing through.

Crashing Through book. BONUS FEATURE: Exclusive interview with Robert Kurson and Michael May. In his critically acclaimed bestseller Shadow Divers, Robert Kurson explored the depths of history, friendship, and compulsion.

Now Kurson returns with another thrilling adventure–the stunning true story of one man’s heroic odyssey from blindness into sight. Blinded at age three, he defied expectations by breaking world records in downhill speed skiing, joining the CIA, and becoming a successful inventor, entrepreneur, and family man. He had never yearned for vision. Then, in 1999, a chance encounter brought startling news: a revolutionary stem cell transplant surgery could restore May’s vision.

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Beautifully written and thrillingly told, CRASHING THROUGH is a journey of suspense, daring, romance, and insight into the mysteries of vision and the brain. Biographies & Memoirs.

Crashing Through: The Extraordinary True Story of the Man Who Dared to See, by Robert Kurson. Kurson relays how Ori Jean did not prevent Mike from investigating the world, which he found fascinating even though this meant constantly crashing into obstacles. New York: Random House, 2008. On Mike’s childhood, Kurson tells us: The neighborhood children had no idea what to make of a blind kid. Diane told them, He’s really good at stuff, but they still picked him last for their teams. He swung at baseballs and missed wildly. He ran into trees instead of second base. He fell down all the time.

In his critically acclaimed bestseller "Shadow Divers," Kurson explored the depths of history, friendship, and compulsion. Now he returns with another thrilling adventure-the stunning true story of one man's heroic odyssey from blindness into sight. 14 people like this topic

In his critically acclaimed bestseller "Shadow Divers," Kurson explored the depths of history, friendship, and compulsion. 14 people like this topic.

Now Kurson returns with another thrilling adventure-the stunning true story of one man's heroic odyssey from blindness into sight.

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Crashing Through : The Extraordinary True Story of the Man Who Dared to See. by Robert Kurson. Select Format: Hardcover. Then, in 1999, a chance encounter brought startling news: a revolutionary stem cell transplant surgery could restore May's vision.

Mike May spent his life crashing through. Blinded at age three, he defied expectations by breaking world records in downhill speed skiing, joining the CIA, and becoming a successful inventor, entrepreneur, and family man. He had never yearned for vision. Then, in 1999, a chance encounter brought startling news: a revolutionary stem cell transplant surgery could restore May’s vision. It would allow him to drive, to read, to see his children’s faces. But the procedure was filled with gambles, some of them deadly, others beyond May’s wildest dreams. Beautifully written and thrillingly told, Crashing Through is a journey of suspense, daring, romance, and insight into the mysteries of vision and the brain. Robert Kurson gives us a fascinating account of one man’s choice to explore what it means to see–and to truly live.Praise for the National Bestseller Crashing Through:“An incredible human story [told] in gripping fashion . . . a great read.”–Chicago Sun-Times“Inspiring.”–USA Today“[An] astonishing story . . . memorably told . . . May is remarkable. . . . Don’t be surprised if your own vision mists over now and then.”–Chicago Tribune“[A] moving account [of] an extraordinary character.”–People“Terrific . . . [a] genuinely fascinating account of the nature of human vision.”–The Washington Post“Kurson is a man with natural curiosity and one who can feel the excitement life has to offer. One of his great gifts is he makes you feel it, too.”–The Kansas City Star“Propulsive . . . a gripping adventure story.”–Entertainment Weekly NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE