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In a compelling book that evokes the writings of Thoreau, Muir, and Jack London, Krakauer recounts the haunting and tragic mystery of 22-year-old Chris McCandless who disappeared in April 1992 into the Alaskan wilderness in search of a raw, transcendent experience. His emaciated corpse was discovered four months later. Maps. NPR sponsorship.

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ISBN:
9780679428503
Author:
Krakauer, Jon
Publisher:
Villard
Author:
Krakauer, Jon
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Adventure and adventurers
Subject:
Alaska
Subject:
Hitchhiking
Subject:
West
Subject:
Wayfaring life
Subject:
West (U.S.) Biography.
Subject:
Adventure
Subject:
biography;non-fiction;alaska;adventure;survival;travel;wilderness;nature;outdoors;memoir;death;hitchhiking;fiction;journalism;tragedy;solitude;movie;true story;american;america;jon krakauer;starvation;usa;exploration;history;youth;mystery;psychology;comin
Subject:
biography;non-fiction;alaska;adventure;survival;travel;wilderness;nature;outdoors;memoir;death;hitchhiking;fiction;journalism;tragedy;solitude;true story;american;movie;america;jon krakauer;starvation;usa;exploration;history;youth;mystery;psychology;comin
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
38-5A
Publication Date:
19960113
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.2 x 5.4 x 1 in .75 lb

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