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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Muir, John, 1838-1914.
John Muir's last journey.
Washington : Island Press/Shearwater Books, 2001
|Named Person:||John Muir; John Muir; John (Geologe) Muir; John Muir|
|Material Type:||Biography, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Muir; Michael P Branch
|Description:||lii, 337 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Foreword / Robert Michael Pyle --
Preparing for the Last Journey: California, New York, and Boston (26 January 1911 --
12 August 1911) --
Southbound and up the Great Amazon (12 August 1911 --
25 September 1911) --
Coastal Brazil and up the Iguacu River into the Araucaria braziliensis Forests (26 September 1911 --
8 November 1911) --
Southern Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, and into the Araucaria imbricata Forests of the Andes (9 November 1911 --
10 December 1911) --
At Sea, South Africa, the Zambezi River, and to the Baobab Trees (11 December 1911 --
6 February 1912) --
East Africa, Lake Victoria, the Headwaters of the Nile, and Homeward Bound (7 February 1912 --
27 March 1912) --
Home to America, California, and Writing: The Fate of John Muir and His South America and Africa Journals (28 March 1912 --
29 December 1912) --
John Muir's Reading and Botanical Notes --
South America and Africa Books Owned by Muir.
|Responsibility:||edited by Michael P. Branch ; forword by Robert Michael Pyle.|
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