" Peter Stark is a contributor to Outside, Smithsonian, and The New Yorker magazines. His article for Outside, ""As Freezing Persons Recollect the Snow""-- the inspiration for this book-- was cited as a notable essay in BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS (1997). He has been nominated for a National Magazine Award and has published a collection of essays, DRIVING TO GREENLAND. He is also the editor of an anthology of writing about the Arctic, RING OF ICE. He lives in Missoula, Montana."
Peter B. Stark, president of Peter Barron Stark & Associates, Inc., travels internationally, speaking and training business leaders in the art of negotiation. He lives in Poway, California, with his wife and their three children.
Jane Flaherty is a Senior Consultant and Trainer for Peter Barron Stark & Associates, Inc. She and her husband live in San Diego.
"From the Trade Paperback edition."