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
Size: 17.34 MB
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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.

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 ...

Son Of The Wilderness

Author: Linnie Marsh Wolfe
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299186340
Size: 21.93 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.

John Muir Nature Writings

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 1598533428
Size: 54.13 MB
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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 ...

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: 0763664707
Size: 32.81 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

Author: Sally M. Miller
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 9780826335302
Size: 45.18 MB
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Several children's books on John Muir have also been published. They include
Joseph Cornell, John Muir: My Life with Nature (Nevada City, CA: Dawn
Publications, 2000); Karen Clemens Warrick, John Muir: Crusader for the
Wilderness ...

The Wisdom Of John Muir

Author: Anne Rowthorn
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 0899976956
Size: 23.56 MB
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BIographIes of John muIr Turner, Frederick, John Muir: Rediscovering America.
Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing, 1985. ... John muIr for ChIldren Cornell,
Joseph, John Muir: My Life with Nature. Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications,
2000.