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Jon Krakauer, author of three books, including the acclaimed bestseller Into the Wild, is a contributing editor of Outside Magazine.  He and his wife live in Seattle.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Mountaineering accidents Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)Mountaineering expeditions Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)Adventure Consultants, Guided Expedition (1996 : Mount Everest)Mountain Madness (Firm), Everest Expedition (1996)Krakauer, Jon