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The Resource Hacia rutas salvajes, Jon Krakauer ; traducción, Albert Freixa

Hacia rutas salvajes, Jon Krakauer ; traducción, Albert Freixa

Label
Hacia rutas salvajes
Title
Hacia rutas salvajes
Statement of responsibility
Jon Krakauer ; traducción, Albert Freixa
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Author
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Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
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 party of moose hunters. How McCandless came to die is the unforgettable story of Into the Wild. Immediately after graduating from college in 1991, McCandless had roamed through the West and Southwest on a vision quest like those made by his heroes Jack London and John Muir. In the Mojave Desert he abandoned his car, stripped it of its license plates, and burned all of his cash. He would give himself a new name, Alexander Supertramp, and, unencumbered by money and belongings, he would be free to wallow in the raw, unfiltered experiences that nature presented. Craving a blank spot on the map, McCandless simply threw the maps away. Leaving behind his desperate parents and sister, he vanished into the wild
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDX
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Krakauer, Jon
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maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in Spanish, translated from the English
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Freixa, Albert
  • Krakauer, Jon
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  • McCandless, Christopher Johnson
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Spanish language material
  • Wayfaring life
  • Wayfaring life
  • Wilderness survival
  • Alienation (Social psychology)
  • Alaska
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Hacia rutas salvajes, Jon Krakauer ; traducción, Albert Freixa
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"El drama real que inspire la aclamada película escrita y dirigida por Sean Penn"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky295091561
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
297 pages
Isbn
9786073165198
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
jtv 01/19
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Label
Hacia rutas salvajes, Jon Krakauer ; traducción, Albert Freixa
Publication
Copyright
Note
"El drama real que inspire la aclamada película escrita y dirigida por Sean Penn"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky295091561
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
297 pages
Isbn
9786073165198
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
jtv 01/19
Other physical details
map

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