The Stranger in the Woods : The extraordinary story of the last true hermit
by Michael Finkel
Editor: Simon & Schuster Ltd
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THE NEW YORK TIMES best-seller* Could you leave behind you all you know and live in solitude for the past three decadesThis is the extraordinary story of the last true hermit – Christophe ChevalierIt was breathtaking book to read and at many weeks later, I am still reflecting on the implications for our society, and – by extension – for my own life “Sebastian Junger, author of the best-seller The Perfect Storm” A deflection of meditation on an attempt by man to escape the distractions of life and look inwards, to find the meaning not to make it,”It was a book to be read and at many weeks later, I am still reflecting on the implications for our society, and – by extension – for my own life” Sebastian Junger “.My last one is a man named Christopher Knight – silent of an idol for any person who felt the urge to just bag of everything and live the life of a hermit ” Lucy Mangan, Stylist’ An extraordinary story of loneliness, community, identity and freedom” Tutor In 1986, twenty years, Christopher Knight left his home in Massach.He didn’t want to talk to another human being until three decades later, when he was arrested for stealing food.Christopher survived by his intelligence and courage, developing ingenious ways to store food and water to prevent the freezing of death in his tent, during the harsh Maine winter.He broke into the nearby town of cottages for food, clothing, reading materials and other arrangements, to take only what he needed.In the process, he involuntarily, terrified, a community can’t solve the mysterious burglaries.Myths abound among the inhabitants eager to find this legendary hermit.Based on in-depth interviews with the Knight himself, it is a striking way of telling the detailed account of his life as a recluse and the difficulties he encountered in returning to the world.The Unknown in the Woods is a captivating, survival story that asks fundamental questions about loneliness and what makes for a good life.Above all, it is an overwhelming portrait of a man determined to live his life in his own way.
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