Comprehensive guide to open-water survival from internationally recognized experts on cold-water survival. Based on scientific studies, but with reader-friendly language, the authors present the facts & dispel the myths of surviving a sea accident. Animportant reference for anyone associated with open-water activities, such as rescue personnel, boaters, water skiers, outdoor course instructors, & other recreational water sports enthusiasts. Paperback. 352 pgs. 2002 Pub.