Author : Cheryl Strayed | Pub Date: 2012-03-20 | Publisher : Vintage
ISBN 10 : 9780307957658
ISBN 13 : 0307957659
#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother’s death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon destro..
Author : Margarita Engle | Pub Date: 2012 | Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN 10 : 9780547581316
ISBN 13 : 0547581319
In early twentieth-century Cuba, bandits terrorize the countryside as a young farm girl struggles with dyslexia. Based on the life of the author's grandmother...
Author : Jon Krakauer | Pub Date: 2009-09-22 | Publisher : Anchor
ISBN 10 : 0307476863
ISBN 13 : 9780307476869
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 ..
Author : Jay Griffiths | Pub Date: 2015-01-01 | Publisher : Counterpoint
ISBN 10 : 9781619025110
ISBN 13 : 1619025116
Jay Griffiths is a tour guide for anyone who has ever wished to commune with the side of our human psyche that remains in touch with the wild. Equally at home among the “sea gyps..
Author : Edwin Hutchins | Pub Date: 1995 | Publisher : MIT Press
ISBN 10 : 0262082314
ISBN 13 : 9780262082310
Hutchins examines a set of phenomena that have fallen between the established disciplines of psychology and anthropology, bringing to light a new set of relationships between cultu..
Author : Diane Les Becquets | Pub Date: 2016-02-09 | Publisher : Penguin
ISBN 10 : 9780698411616
ISBN 13 : 0698411617
In captivating prose, Diane Les Becquets tells the story of one woman missing in the Colorado wilderness and another bent on discovering the missing woman’s whereabouts, in an un..
Author : Kat Anderson | Pub Date: 2006 | Publisher : Univ of California Press
ISBN 10 : 0520248511
ISBN 13 : 9780520248519
Demonstrates how Native American knowledge and uses of California's natural resources can contribute to contemporary conservation efforts, exploring the land management practices t..