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Readers may at first have some trouble sympathizing with christopher johnson mccandless, the young man whose mysterious death in the alaska wilderness jon krakauer explores so movingly in his new book, ''into the wild'. Jon krakauer, 1996 film: into the wild, adapted and directed by sean penn, 2007 according to the book, by travel/adventure writer jon krakauer krakauer's book is an examination of mccandless' life and death. Into the wild is john krakauer's nonfiction account of chris mccandless' life and death understanding chris into the wild is as much about krakauer's journey to understand mccandless into the wild: author jon krakauer into the wild: summary & analysis.
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