Jon Krakauer is a mountaineer and the author of Eiger Dreams, Into the Wild, (which was on the New York Times bestseller list for over a year and was made into a film starring Emile Hirsch and Kristen Stewart) Into Thin Air, Iceland, Under the Banner of Heaven and Where Men Win Glory. He is also the editor of the Modern Library Exploration series.
“The religious literature handed out by the earnest young missionaries in Temple Square makes no men...
by @jonkrakauer - 2 days ago
Today is the 10th anniversary of the debut of the movie of INTO THE WILD.
by @jonkrakauer - 24 days ago
On this day in 2006, Warren Jeffs, the leader of a polygamist sect of Mormons, is arrested by a high...
by @jonkrakauer - 28 days ago
“We like companionship, see, but we can't stand to be around people for very long. So we go get ours...
by @jonkrakauer - one month ago
"Chaos is indeed the normal state of affairs on the battleground, and no army has figured out a way ...
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