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 ... “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 fonder and fonder of wild places and wild creatures.” He recalled
birds cheerily singing in ...

John Muir Nature Writings

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 1598533428
Size: 61.54 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: Sally M. Miller
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 9780826335302
Size: 18.11 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 (Berkeley Heights, NJ: Endow Publishers, 2002); Patricia Topp, Call
Him Father Nature: The Story of John Muir (Nevada City, CA: Blue Dolphin Pub.,
2000); David Armentrout, John Muir ( Vero Beach, FL: Rourke Pub., 2002); Wil
Mara, John Muir ...

The Wisdom Of John Muir

Author: Anne Rowthorn
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 0899976956
Size: 74.51 MB
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BIographIes of John muIr Turner, Frederick, John Muir: Rediscovering America.
Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing, 1985. Wolfe, Linnie Marsh, John Muir: John
of the Mountains: The Unpublished Journals of John Muir. Boston: Houghton,
Mifflin Co., 1938. Worster, Donald. A Passion for Nature: The Life of John Muir.
New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. John muIr for ChIldren Cornell, Joseph,
John Muir: My Life with Nature. Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications, 2000.

My First Summer In The Sierra

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547527376
Size: 44.39 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.

The Story Of My Boyhood And Youth

Author: John Muir
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775457338
Size: 11.46 MB
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This engaging autobiography tells the tale of how Muir made his way to the United States to find his true calling.

Earth Heroes Champions Of The Wilderness

Author: Bruce and Carol L. Malnor
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 158469467X
Size: 16.24 MB
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1: John Muir, The Mountains ofCalifornia (New York: TheCentury Company, 1894
). 2, 3, 4, 5: JohnMuir, TheStory ofMy Boyhoodand Youth (New York: Houghton
Mifflin,1913). 6: John Muir, My First Summer in the Sierra (New York: Houghton
Mifflin, 1911). 7, 8, 11: Linnie Marsh Wolf, Son of the Wilderness: TheLifeof John
Muir (New York: Knopf, 1947). 9: Joseph Cornell, John Muir: My Life with Nature (
Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications, 2000). 10: “John MuirExhibit,”Sierra Club ...

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.

Philosophers To Astronauts Reader S Theater Ebook

Author: Alaska Hults
Publisher: Creative Teaching Press
ISBN: 1591987873
Size: 14.56 MB
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Muir's contribution to science and the world is through his work as a naturalist
and writer. He was the driving force behind conservationism at the time and is
largely considered the “father” of the national park system. Joseph Cornell, in his
award- winning book John Muir:My Life with Nature (Dawn Publishing), shares
this story: Perhaps the greatest (and shortest!) tribute ever given to John Muir was
by Reinhold Messner, a German mountaineer. Messner and an American were
climbing ...