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Michael Lesy's book ponders the question, "Why does someone risk his or her life for another?" In order to understand the nature of heroic acts, Lesy examines the extraordinary deeds on nine seemingly ordinary people.

Rescues 1991, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374249472