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Author: John Muir
Publisher: [Auckland] : The Floating Press, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through a striking set of coincidences and circumstances, Scottish-born naturalist John Muir emerged as a powerful voice advocating for a renewed connection with nature and the preservation of America's natural resources and forests. In this collection of stirring essays and observations, Muir recounts the factors that spurred his affinity for the outdoors, as well as discussing some of his favorite spots and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Muir, John.
Steep Trails.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Muir
ISBN: 9781775457343 1775457346 9781776521753 1776521757
OCLC Number: 799769377
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand in PDF (258 pages).
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Title; Contents; Editor's Note; I --
Wild Wool; II --
A Geologist's Winter Walk; III --
Summer Days at Mount Shasta; IV --
A Perilous Night on Shasta's Summit; V --
Shasta Rambles and Modoc Memories; VI --
The City of the Saints; VII --
A Great Storm in Utah; VIII --
Bathing in Salt Lake; IX --
Mormon Lilies; X --
The San Gabriel Valley; XI --
The San Gabriel Mountains; XII --
Nevada Farms; XIII --
Nevada Forests; XIV --
Nevada's Timber Belt; XV --
Glacial Phenomena in Nevada; XVI --
Nevada's Dead Towns; XVII --
Puget Sound; XVIII --
The Forests of Washington; XIX --
People and Towns of Puget Sound. XX --
An Ascent of Mount RainierXXI --
The Physical and Climatic Characteristics of Oregon; XXII --
The Forests of Oregon and Their Inhabitants; XXIII --
The Rivers of Oregon; XXIV --
The Grand Canyon of the Colorado; Endnotes.
Responsibility: John Muir.
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Through a striking set of coincidences and circumstances, Scottish-born naturalist John Muir emerged as a powerful voice advocating for a renewed connection with nature and the preservation of America's natural resources and forests. In this collection of stirring essays and observations, Muir recounts the factors that spurred his affinity for the outdoors, as well as discussing some of his favorite spots and locales.

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