into the wild
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Can I get a ride?
INTO THE WILD, JON KRAKAUER
Sure kid! Hop on in!
Welcome to McDonald's! How may i take your order?
In the beginning of the book, Chris McCandles left his home after graduating from college. He started hitchhiking across the country, and started by getting picked up by Jan and Rainey Burres.
In October-November 1990, Chris, who now goes by Alex, takes a canoe and travels down the Colorado River. After canoeing for a while, he hits big rapids and almost drowns.
In October 1991 after many travels, Alex decided to get a job at McDonalds to get some money so that he could buy equipment and gear for his exploration.
THERES A DEAD PERSON OVER HERE!
We are looking for moose, not people!
On April 18–21, 1992, Alex stops for 3 days in University of Alaska's Fairbanks campus. While he is there, he studies and reads many books on edible plants.
On August 12 1992 when Alex is looking for plants to eat, he accidentally eats a poisonous potato seed, and when he realizes it poisonous, he writes it down as the final thing in his journal.
In September 1992, a group of hunters are walking through the forests and see Chris (Alex) McCandles dead body in a his bus.