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: 9780199721733
Size: 17.69 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 and husband, a self-made man of wealth and political influence.

My First Summer In The Sierra

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547527376
Size: 42.65 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.

John Muir

Author: Gretel Ehrlich
Publisher: National Geographic
Size: 57.53 MB
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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.

Meditations Of John Muir

Author: Chris Highland
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 9780899974965
Size: 21.19 MB
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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.

Son Of The Wilderness

Author: Linnie Marsh Wolfe
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299186340
Size: 68.20 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

Author: Montrew Dunham
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439113734
Size: 69.91 MB
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John Muir was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States.

Travels In Alaska

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547561677
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This book describes Alaska in the late nineteenth century and Muir's early adventures in an untamed land of glaciers and northern lights.

John Muir Nature Writings

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 1598533428
Size: 73.36 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 ...

John Muir

Author: Kathryn Lasky
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763664707
Size: 32.42 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.