John Muir My Life With Nature

Author: Joseph Cornell
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 1584694653
Size: 28.70 MB
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This is THE BEST John Muir biography for children, says Jill Harcke, co-producer of the John Muir Tribute CD. Written mostly in the words of Muir, it brims with his spirit and adventures.

A Passion For Nature

Author: Donald Worster
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199782245
Size: 11.76 MB
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A definitive biography traces the life of John Muir from his boyhood in Scotland up to his death on the eve of World War I and offers important insights into the passionate nature of America's first great conservationist and founder of the ...

My First Summer In The Sierra

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486437353
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Muir's engaging journal describes majestic vistas, flora and fauna, as well as the region's other breathtaking natural wonders. 21 black-and-white illustrations.

Son Of The Wilderness

Author: Linnie Marsh Wolfe
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299186340
Size: 31.46 MB
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This book, originally published in 1945 and based in large part on Wolfe's personal interviews with people who knew and worked with Muir, is one that could never be written again. It is, and will remain, the standard Muir biography.

The Camping Trip That Changed America

Author: Barb Rosenstock
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101648899
Size: 55.86 MB
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Caldecott medalist Mordicai Gerstein captures the majestic redwoods of Yosemite in this little-known but important story from our nation's history.

Nature Writings

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 9781883011246
Size: 25.41 MB
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A collection of Muir's definitive writings is brought together in a volume that includes The Story of My Boyhood and Youth, My First Summer in the Sierra, The Mountains of California, and various other essays on his attempts to preserve the ...

Meditations Of John Muir

Author: John Muir
Publisher:
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Editor Chris Highland pairs 60 insightful Muir quotes with selections from other celebrated thinkers and spiritual texts. Take this pocket-size guide with you on backpacks, nature hikes, and camping trips.

John Muir

Author: John Muir
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898864632
Size: 40.61 MB
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Contains portions of Muir's autobiography, letters, his lesser known books, and essays

Wilderness Essays

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
ISBN: 1423607120
Size: 28.79 MB
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Here collected are some of Muir's finest wilderness essays, ranging in subject matter from Alaska to Yellowstone, from Oregon to the High Sierra.This book is part of a series that celebrates the tradition of literary naturalists--writers ...

John Muir In His Own Words

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Great West Books
ISBN: 0944220029
Size: 73.41 MB
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The best of John Muir -- 332 quotations, the distillation of his thought, the essence of his beliefs. Muir was the foremost conservationist of his time -- nature writer, social critic, realist, a romantic, a visionary.