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In an essay comparing Chris from Into the Wild and Timothy Treadwell from Grizzly Man, who would be an appropriate third person to compare?

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One literary figure that would make an interesting and complex essay is Huckleberry Finn. Like Chris McCandless , he escaped the boundaries of conventional society and traveled (although not alone) to find his purpose and to find reason in a world that made little sense. Finn found himself at odds both with society -- which wanted him to conform to their standards -- and with non-society -- the drifters and scam artists who tried to exploit him. There...

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