Books Burned on the PCT

Staying Found
Staying Found The Complete Map and Compass Handbook By Fleming, June Book - 2001
The Dream of A Common Language
The Dream of A Common Language Poems, 1974-1977 By Rich, Adrienne, 1929-2012 Book - 1993

Annotation:*Not burned. Carried all the way.

The Complete Stories
The Complete Stories By O'Connor, Flannery Book - 1971

Annotation:**Not burned. Traded for "The Novel".

The Pacific Crest Trail
The Pacific Crest Trail Oregon & Washington, From the California Border to the Canadian Border By Schaffer, Jeffrey P. Book - 2004

Annotation:Also on this list, volume 1, which I can't find in the catalog.

Wild From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail By Strayed, Cheryl, 1968- Book - 2012

Annotation:Strayed doesn't really burn her own book. But I wanted to make sure this list showed up when you searched for it.

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This is the list of books listed in the back of "Wild" by Cheryl Strayed as "Books Burned on the PCT". In her memoir, Strayed describes how she burned the pages she had read in order to lighten the load in her backpack as she hiked the Pacific Crest Trail.