The Resource The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit, Michael Finkel

The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit, Michael Finkel

Label
The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit
Title
The stranger in the woods
Title remainder
the extraordinary story of the last true hermit
Statement of responsibility
Michael Finkel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1986, twenty-year-old Christopher Knight left his home in Massachusetts, drove to Maine, and disappeared into the woods. He would not have a conversation with another human being until nearly three decades later when he was arrested for stealing food. Living in a tent even in winter, he had survived by his wits and courage, developing ingenious ways to store food and water to avoid freezing to death ... Based on extensive interviews with Knight himself, this is a ... detailed account of the why and how of his secluded life--as well as the challenges he has faced returning to the world"--Description from regular-print publisher
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finkel, Michael
Dewey number
  • 974.1/22043092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT9991.K65
LC item number
F56 2017c
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biographies and memoirs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knight, Christopher Thomas
  • Hermits
  • Recluses
  • Thieves
  • Survival
  • Solitude
  • Large type books
  • Smithfield Region (Me.)
Label
The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit, Michael Finkel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
283 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410497482
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2016057972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration, maps
System control number
  • in901576611
  • (OCoLC)964504535
Label
The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit, Michael Finkel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
283 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410497482
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2016057972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration, maps
System control number
  • in901576611
  • (OCoLC)964504535

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