Jon Krakauer
#8299 Overall Influence

Jon Krakauer

American writer and journalist

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Jon Krakauer is an American writer and mountaineer. He is the author of best-selling non-fiction books—Into the Wild; Into Thin Air; Under the Banner of Heaven; and Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman—as well as numerous magazine articles. He was a member of an ill-fated expedition to summit Mount Everest in 1996, one of the deadliest disasters in the history of climbing Everest.

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Hampshire College
Hampshire College

Private liberal arts college in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

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#1147 World Rank #754 USA Rank
Communications
#8204 World Rank #1683 USA Rank
Literature