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My first summer in the Sierra

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The name John Muir has come to stand for the protection of wild land and wilderness in both America and Britain. Born in Dunbar in 1838, Muir is famed as a pioneer of conservation, and his passion,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Diaries
Named Person: John Muir; John Muir; John Muir
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Muir
ISBN: 9781841957586 1841957585
OCLC Number: 191767678
Description: xxiv, 192 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: John Muir ; introduction by Robert MacFarlane.
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The richness of Muir's writing roots deeper into the terrain than any other wilderness writer known to me. * * Los Angeles Times * * As more and more of us grow aghast at what we have done to the Read more...

 
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