Into the Wild

Jon Krakauer

In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his possessions, burned all the cash in his wallet, and invented a new life for himself. Four months later, his decomposed body was found by a moose hunter….

status Copy #1 (1708): in
genre Adventure » Travel Stories
publisher Anchor
publish date August 21, 2007
popularity checked out 7 time(s)

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