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
ISBN: 1584691557
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A biography of the man known as "father of America's national parks" and an influential conservationist, told in the first person, using Muir's own words.

A Passion For Nature

Author: Donald Worster
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199782245
Size: 79.27 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.

John Muir

Author: Gretel Ehrlich
Publisher: National Geographic
ISBN:
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In this definitive photobiography, Ehrlich brings her award-winning grace & insight to the life of one of our nation's most prized environmental heroes--John Muir, a founder of the Sierra Club.

My First Summer In The Sierra

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547527376
Size: 27.39 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.

Son Of The Wilderness

Author: Linnie Marsh Wolfe
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299186340
Size: 72.45 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.

A Passion For Nature

Author: Donald Worster
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199782245
Size: 63.24 MB
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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 ...

John Muir

Author: Kathryn Lasky
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763664707
Size: 35.24 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.

Meditations Of John Muir

Author: John Muir
Publisher:
ISBN:
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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 In His Own Words

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Great West Books
ISBN: 0944220029
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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.