Jon Krakauer

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About the Author

Jon Krakauer is a preeminent writer of narrative non-fiction. In his latest work, Where Men Win Glory, he delivers a stunning, eloquent account of a remarkable young man’s haunting journey. Mr. Krakrauer’s numerous bestsellers include Under the Banner of Heaven, Into the Wild, and Into Thin Air. He is editor of the Modern Library Exploration series. Visit him at

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