John Muir My Life With Nature

Author: Joseph Cornell
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 1584694653
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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
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The Life of John Muir Donald Worster. CHAPTER 1 ... In either case the first
sound of nature the child likely heard was a maritime cry of a sea gull flying
overhead, loud and harsh enough to pierce even the thickest walls. For a man
who would become the world's leading advocate of wilderness, who would take
as his life mission the preservation of natural beauty, this birthplace may seem a
paradoxical origin, so gray and urban. He came forth into a world of dressed
stone, cobbled ...

Alexander Von Humboldt Und Die Erfindung Der Natur

Author: Andrea Wulf
Publisher: C. Bertelsmann Verlag
ISBN: 3641195500
Size: 58.12 MB
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Die Historikerin Andrea Wulf stellt in ihrem vielfach preisgekrönten – so auch mit dem Bayerischen Buchpreis 2016 – Buch Humboldts Erfindung der Natur, die er radikal neu dachte, ins Zentrum ihrer Erkundungsreise durch sein Leben und ...

John Muir

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

My First Summer In The Sierra

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547548710
Size: 72.15 MB
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This book is being published in collaboration with Yosemite Conservancy and, for each copy sold, Scot Miller is making a donation to Yosemite Conservancy. My First Summer in the Sierra won the National Outdoor Book Award.

In Die Wildnis

Author: Jon Krakauer
Publisher: Piper Verlag
ISBN: 3492957773
Size: 13.14 MB
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Jon Krakauer hat sein Leben erforscht, seine Reise in den Tod rekonstruiert und ein traurig-schönes Buch geschrieben über die Sehnsucht, die diesen Mann veranlasste, sämtliche Besitztümer und Errungenschaften der Zivilisation hinter ...

Nature Writings

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 9781883011246
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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 ...

Son Of The Wilderness

Author: Linnie Marsh Wolfe
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299186340
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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.

John Of The Mountains

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299078843
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The sixty extant journals and numerous notes in this volume were written from 1867 to 1911. They start seven years after the time covered in The Story of My Boyhood and Youth, Muir's uncompleted autobiography.

An Autobiography Of John Muir

Author: Stephen Brennan
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1629141364
Size: 61.23 MB
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In An Autobiography of John Muir, editor Stephen Brennan brings to light the many accomplishments of Muir's life through the naturalist's own nonfiction works, including The Story of My Boyhood and Youth and My First Summer in the Sierra.