Wild: Stories of Survival..(Tr)

Clint Willis (Editor)
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Description

Wild brings together the best writing about men and women fighting for their lives in the wilderness, from Jon Krakauer's article on which he based his bestseller Into the Wild, to Carl R. Raswan's account of surviving raids, droughts, and sandstorms in the desert with the Bedouins, to Joe Kane's description of terrifying adventures on the Amazon. Other accounts include: Philipe Descola telling of life with an isolated tribe of headhunters; Bill Bryson describing his life-threatening but hilarious adventures along the Appalachian Trail; and Eric Newby finding himself lost in some of the world's most daunting terrain, the unmapped Hindu Kush.

Product Details

Price
$18.99
Publisher
Da Capo Press
Publish Date
October 11, 1999
Pages
360
Dimensions
6.12 X 0.95 X 9.0 inches | 1.14 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781560252191
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About the Author

Clint Willis is editor of the Adrenaline Books series, which includes Epic, High, and Rough Water. He lives in Cape Elizabeth, ME.