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The wild truth, Carine McCandless

Label
The wild truth
Title
The wild truth
Statement of responsibility
Carine McCandless
Title variation
Untold story of sibling survival
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The spellbinding story of Chris McCandless, who gave away his savings, hitchhiked to Alaska, walked into the wilderness alone, and starved to death in 1992, as told by his beloved and trusted sister.The spellbinding story of Chris McCandless, who gave away his savings, hitchhiked to Alaska, walked into the wilderness alone, and starved to death in 1992, as told by his beloved and trusted sister
Summary
The spellbinding 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 New York Times bestselling author Jon Krakauer, but also the rest of the nation. Krakauer's book,Into the Wild, became an international bestseller, translated into thirty-one languages, and Sean Penn's inspirational 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 The Wild Truth, 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
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10358453
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979.8/050922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT274.M31
LC item number
M32 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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the untold story of sibling survival
Label
The wild truth, Carine McCandless
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Worth -- Part II. Strength -- Part III. Unconditional Love -- Part IV. Truth -- Epilogue -- Afterword -- Author's Note
Control code
20358364
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 277 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062325143
Lccn
2014011106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color)
Label
The wild truth, Carine McCandless
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Worth -- Part II. Strength -- Part III. Unconditional Love -- Part IV. Truth -- Epilogue -- Afterword -- Author's Note
Control code
20358364
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 277 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062325143
Lccn
2014011106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color)

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