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The Maine woods

Author: Henry David Thoreau
Publisher: New York ; London : Penguin, 1988.
Series: Penguin nature library
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With Abnaki guides, Thoreau climbed Mt. Katahdin and hiked deep into the Maine woods to places where one "might live and die and never hear of the United States." His accurate, evocative descriptions still reflect his belief that man himself is a part of the natural world.
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry David Thoreau
ISBN: 0140170138 9780140170139
OCLC Number: 500000092
Notes: Originally published: Boston, Mass. : Ticknor and Fields, 1864.
Includes index.
Description: xxxiii, 442 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin nature library
Responsibility: by Henry David Thoreau ; introduction by Edward Hoagland.

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With Abnaki guides, Thoreau climbed Mt. Katahdin and hiked deep into the Maine woods to places where one "might live and die and never hear of the United States." His accurate, evocative descriptions still reflect his belief that man himself is a part of the natural world.

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