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Jon Krakauer: MASTER OF THE WILDERNESS
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Jon Krakauer is the foremost writer about man's dangerous obsession with the wild, writing with beauty and precision about people in extreme circumstances. He is the author of five books including the massive bestsellers Into Thin Air and Into the Wild.
Pan Macmillan are reissuing these classic works with striking new covers – a must-have collectible set for anyone with an interest in 'man vs nature' and we have five sets up for grabs in this competition.
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