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The stranger in the woods: the extraordinary story of the last true hermit
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More Details
Published:
Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale/Cengage Learning, [2017].
Format:
Large Print
Edition:
Large print edition.
Physical Desc:
283 pages (large print) : illustration, maps ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781410497482, 1410497488, 9781410497482 (hbk. : lg. print)

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
"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.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Finkel, M. (2017). The stranger in the woods: the extraordinary story of the last true hermit. Large print edition. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale/Cengage Learning.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Finkel, Michael. 2017. The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale/Cengage Learning.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Finkel, Michael, The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale/Cengage Learning, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Finkel, Michael. The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit. Large print edition. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale/Cengage Learning, 2017. Print.

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