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John Muir : his Life and letters and other writings

Auteur : John Muir; Terry Gifford
Éditeur : London : Bâton Wicks ; Seattle : Mountaineers, 1996.
Édition/format :   Livre : Biographie : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
Résumé :
"The Life and Letters of John Muir (originally published in 1923), the biography of the world's most celebrated and influential conservationist, forms the principal book in this omnibus of Muir's writings. The Life and Letters, compiled posthumously by Muir's literary executor, William Frederic Bade, was originally published in 1924 in two volumes. It combines elements of John Muir's unfinished autobiography with  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Biography
Personne nommée : John Muir; John Muir
Type d’ouvrage : Biographie
Format : Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : John Muir; Terry Gifford
ISBN : 1898573077 9781898573074 0898864631 9780898864632
Numéro OCLC : 35847801
Description : 912 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contenu : The life and letters of John Muir --
Letters written during a trip to Scotland --
Studies in the Sierra --
Essays from 'Picturesque California' --
The proposed Yosemite National Park --
Alaska days with John Muir --
Stickeen --
Notes on the Pacific Coast glaciers --
The cruise of the Corwin --
Edward Henry Harriman --
John Muir as others saw him.
Autres titres : Works.
Life and letters and other writings
Life and letters
Responsabilité : edited and introduced by Terry Gifford.

Résumé :

"The Life and Letters of John Muir (originally published in 1923), the biography of the world's most celebrated and influential conservationist, forms the principal book in this omnibus of Muir's writings. The Life and Letters, compiled posthumously by Muir's literary executor, William Frederic Bade, was originally published in 1924 in two volumes. It combines elements of John Muir's unfinished autobiography with letters selected from the voluminous correspondence between Muir and his many collaborators and admirers, all linked by Bade's restrained but perceptive commentary. The result is a vivid portrayal of John Muir the explorer, naturalist, correspondent, polemicist, writer, lobbyist, geographer, and family man. It shows clearly how his crusading passion for the outdoors projected him to the forefront of the American conservation movement and formed a critical element that led to the establishment of the first National Parks."--Pub. desc.

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