In April 1992, a young man from a comfortable, middle-class family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mount McKinley. Four months later, his decomposed body was found by a moose hunter. This book searches for the clues to the desires and motivations that propelled this young man into the wild.
"Terrifying...Eloquent...A heart-rending drama of human yearning."-"New York Times" "A narrative of arresting force. Anyone who ever fancied wandering off to face nature on its own harsh terms should give a look. It's gripping stuff."-"Washington Post" "Compelling and tragic. . .Hard to put down."-"San Francisco Chronicle" "Engrossing. . .with a telling eye for detail, Krakauer has captured the sad saga of a stubborn, idealistic young man"-"Los Angeles Times Book Review" "It may be nonfiction, but "Into the Wild" is a mystery of the highest order."-"Entertainment Weekly"
Into the Wild (A Format) by Jon Krakauer
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