The Resource The wild truth, Carine McCandless ; foreword by Jon Krakauer

The wild truth, Carine McCandless ; foreword by Jon Krakauer

Label
The wild truth
Title
The wild truth
Statement of responsibility
Carine McCandless ; foreword by Jon Krakauer
Creator
Contributor
Author
Author of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The story of Chris McCandless, who gave away his savings, hitchhiked to Alaska, walked into the wilderness alone, and starved to death in 1992, fascinated not just Jon Krakauer, but also the rest of the nation. Krakauer's book, Into the Wild, became an international bestseller ... and Sean Penn's film by the same name further skyrocketed Chris McCandless to global fame. But the real story of Chris's life and his journey has not yet been told--until now. The missing pieces are finally revealed in [this book], written by Carine McCandless, Chris's beloved and trusted sister. Featured in both the book and film, Carine has wrestled for more than twenty years with the legacy of her brother's journey to self-discovery, and now tells her own story while filling in the blanks of his"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 979.8/050922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT274.M31
LC item number
M32 2014
Literary form
non fiction
The wild truth, Carine McCandless ; foreword by Jon Krakauer
Label
The wild truth, Carine McCandless ; foreword by Jon Krakauer
Publication
Note
Additional statement of responsibility from cover
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Worth -- Strength -- Unconditional Love -- Truth
Control code
ocn878510866
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 277 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062325143
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014011106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780062325143

Library Locations

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