Into the Wild (Picador Classic)

Author(s): Jon Krakauer

Travel Writing

With an introduction by novelist David Vann Jon Krakauer's Into the Wild examines the true story of Chris McCandless, a young man, who in 1992 walked deep into the Alaskan wilderness and whose SOS note and emaciated corpse were found four months later.Internationally bestselling author and mountaineer Jon Krakauer explores the obsession which leads some people to discoverthe outer limits of self, leave civilization behind and seek enlightenment through solitude and contact with nature.In 2007, Into the Wild was adapted as a critically acclaimed film, directed by Sean Penn and Emile Hirsch and Kristen Stewart.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781509877010
  • : Pan Macmillan
  • : Picador
  • : July 2018
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 917.980451092
  • : 282
  • : Jon Krakauer
  • : Paperback
  • : 1