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PostPosted: September 12th, 2013, 2:21 pm 
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For those of you intrigued by the death of Chris McCandless in Alaska some 21 years ago, this article written by John Krakauer from the New Yorker blog will be of interest:
http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/b ... -died.html

Very short version on the Outside website:
http://www.outsideonline.com/news-from- ... olved.html

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PostPosted: September 12th, 2013, 2:36 pm 
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PostPosted: September 17th, 2013, 6:36 am 
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That stuff grows all across Canada
http://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=HEAL

and looks like this:
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He ate the "peas", and probably the roots as well....

http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plan ... p/all.html

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PostPosted: September 17th, 2013, 8:36 am 
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Yep, I heard a recent intereview a couple days ago on this topic. Here's a link to that story.

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/stor ... =222172599

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PostPosted: September 17th, 2013, 8:56 pm 
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Erhard wrote:
He ate the "peas", and probably the roots as well....

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Not according to Krakhauer. See the first link above.

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