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.

John Muir

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Dawn Publications (CA)
ISBN: 9781584690092
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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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Yet the book also describes a Muir who was a successful fruit-grower, a talented scientist and world-traveler, a doting father andhusband, and a self-made man of wealth and political influence.

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.

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.

John Muir

Author: Kathryn Lasky
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763638849
Size: 10.90 MB
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Depicts the life of John Muir--writer, scholar, inventor, shepherd, farmer, explorer, and naturalist--who devoted his life to the land, influenced the first national park in America--Yosemite--and founded the Sierra Club in 1892.

John Muir Nature Writings

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 1598533428
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Rounding out the volume is a rich selection of essays—including "Yosemite Glaciers," "God's First Temples," "Snow-Storm on Mount Shasta," "The American Forests," and the late appeal "Save the Redwoods"—highlighting various aspects of ...

A Passion For Nature

Author: Donald Worster
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199782245
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The Life of John Muir Donald Worster ... 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. ... “When I was a boy in Scotland,” he
began, “I was fond of everything that was wild, and all my life I've been growing ...

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.

The Camping Trip That Changed America

Author: Barb Rosenstock
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101648899
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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.