Into Thin Air

A fire detection system can be designed to trigger release of argon/CO2 and nitrogen in a building's air. When available oxygen is reduced to 15% (instead of the normal 21% or air), most materials will not ignite.

Into Thin Air

Into Thin Air

A fire detection system can be designed to trigger release of argon/CO2 and nitrogen in a building's air. When available oxygen is reduced to 15% (instead of the normal 21% or air), most materials will not ignite.

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Into Thin Air
Language: en
Pages: 4
Authors: Steve Higgs
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

A fire detection system can be designed to trigger release of argon/CO2 and nitrogen in a building's air. When available oxygen is reduced to 15% (instead of the normal 21% or air), most materials will not ignite.
Into Thin Air
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jon Krakauer
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-11-12 - Publisher: Anchor

When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10,1996, he hadn't slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from the brain-altering effects of oxygen depletion. As he turned to begin the perilous descent from 29,028 feet (roughly the cruising altitude of an Airbus
Into Thin Air
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jeannie Levig
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-17 - Publisher: Bold Strokes Books Inc

Hannah Lewis’s life is exactly where she thinks it should be. But when her girlfriend, Jordan, disappears into thin air and she and Jordan’s best friend, Nikki, are drawn closer in the search, she discovers that lovers can be strangers and perceived knowledge just as illusory. The more she learns,
Into Thin Air
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Cindy Miles
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-11-06 - Publisher: Penguin

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.
Into Thin Air
Language: en
Pages: 35
Authors: Instaread
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-10 - Publisher: Instaread

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer | Summary & Analysis Preview: Into Thin Air was published in 1997 by journalist and outdoorsman Jon Krakauer. The book focuses on the events surrounding the 1996 Mount Everest disaster, of which the author was a survivor. In 1996, New Zealander mountaineering expert Robert

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