The Wild Muir

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Yosemite Conservancy
  • Pages : 224 pages
  • ISBN : 1930238444
  • Rating : 3/5 from 2 reviews
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The Wild Muir

The Wild Muir
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Yosemite Conservancy
  • Release : 21 October 2013
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Here is an entertaining collection of John Muir’s most exciting adventures, representing some of his finest writing. From the famous avalanche ride off the rim of Yosemite Valley to his night spent weathering a windstorm at the top of a tree to death-defying falls on Alaskan glaciers, the renowned outdoorsman’s exploits are related in passages that are by turns exhilarating, unnerving, dizzying, and outrageous.

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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The Wild Muir

The Wild Muir
  • Author : Fiona King
  • Publisher : Yosemite Assn
  • Release : 01 March 2008
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An entertaining collection of John Muir's most exciting adventures, representing some of his finest writing. Each adventure has been selected to show the extent to which Muir courted and faced danger, i.e. lived "wildly," throughout his life. From the famous avalanche ride off the rim of Yosemite Valley to his night spent riding out a windstorm at the top of a tree to death-defying falls on Alaskan glaciers, the renowned outdoorsman's exploits are related in passages that are by

Journeys in the Wilderness

Journeys in the Wilderness
  • Author : John Muir
  • Publisher : Birlinn Limited
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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The name of John Muir has come to stand for the protection of wild land and wilderness in both America and Britain. Born in Dunbar in the east of Scotland in 1838, Muir is famed as the father of American conservation, and as the first person to promote the idea of National Parks.

Son of the Wilderness

Son of the Wilderness
  • Author : Linnie Marsh Wolfe
  • Publisher : Univ of Wisconsin Press
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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This Pulitzer Prize-winning biography is available in an updated paperback edition. Working closely with Muir's family and with his papers, Wolfe was able to create a full portrait of her subject, not only as America's firebrand conservationist and founder of the national park system, but also as husband, father, and friend. Illustrations.

Wilderness World Of John Muir

Wilderness World Of John Muir
  • Author : John Muir
  • Publisher : Turtleback
  • Release : 01 August 2001
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During John Muir's extraordinary life as a conservationist, he traveled through most of the American wilderness alone and on foot, without a gun or a sleeping bag. In 1903, while on a three-day camping trip with President Theodore Roosevelt, he convinced the president of the importance of a national conservation program, and he is given major credit for saving the Grand Canyon and Arizona's Petrified Forest. Muir's writing, based on journals he kept throughout his life, gives our generation a picture

Wilderness Essays

Wilderness Essays
  • Author : John Muir
  • Publisher : Gibbs Smith
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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Part of John Muir's appeal to modern readers is that he not only explored the American West and wrote about its beauties but also fought for their preservation. His successes dot the landscape and are evident in all the natural features that bear his name: forests, lakes, trails, and glaciers. Here collected are some of Muir's finest wilderness essays, ranging in subject matter from Alaska to Yellowstone, from Oregon to the High Sierra.This book is part of a series

John Muir

John Muir
  • Author : Corinne J. Naden,Rose Blue,Rose J. Blue
  • Publisher : First Avenue Editions
  • Release : 01 March 1992
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A biography of John Muir, early proponent of wilderness preservation and founder of the Sierra Club.

John Muir

John Muir
  • Author : John Muir
  • Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton
  • Release : 08 December 1992
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Features the eight influential books in which John Muir reflects on the beauty of America's wilderness and fights for their protection.

A Passion for Nature

A Passion for Nature
  • Author : Donald Worster
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 01 May 2011
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Donald Worster's A Passion for Nature is the most complete account of the great conservationist and founder of the Sierra Club ever written. It is the first to be based on Muir's full private correspondence and to meet modern scholarly standards, yet it is also full of rich detail and personal anecdote, uncovering the complex inner life behind the legend of the solitary mountain man. It traces Muir from his boyhood in Scotland and frontier Wisconsin to his adult life

Lessons of the Wild

Lessons of the Wild
  • Author : Edwin L. Andersen
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 13 May 2009
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Lessons of the Wild creates an awareness of the essential lessons that Nature teaches us, and provides a guidebook for men and women--particularly those in their forties, fifties, and sixties--who are seeking greater significance in their lives. This book traces the traditional meaning of wilderness, blended with deep reflections and fascinating stories told by ordinary--and some extraordinary--people, whose lives were dramatically altered by their experiences in wild places. In Lessons of the Wild, Ed Andersen proposes that we have become

John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall

John Muir Wrestles a Waterfall
  • Author : Julie Danneberg
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Release : 10 March 2015
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The now iconic figure John Muir, while living at the base of Yosemite Falls in California, ventures up the trail from his cabin one night and has a harrowing waterfall adventure. Back matter roots the story in Muir’s life’s work as a conservationist and naturalist.

The Insurgency of the Spirit

The Insurgency of the Spirit
  • Author : Robert Shore-Goss
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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This book is an animist Christian liberation theology and a call to insurrection against the fossil fuel empires that have created the climate catastrophe. As such, it retrieves the animist Jesus to inspire resistance to anti-ecological, contemporary settler colonization of the Earth. --John Grim, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, and Yale Divinity School

Wilderness in National Parks

Wilderness in National Parks
  • Author : John C. Miles
  • Publisher : University of Washington Press
  • Release : 01 July 2011
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Wilderness in National Parks casts light on the complicated relationship between the National Park Service and its policy goals of wilderness preservation and recreation. By examining the overlapping and sometimes contradictory responsibilities of the park service and the national wilderness preservation system, John C. Miles finds the National Park Service still struggling to deal with an idea that lies at the core of its mission and yet complicates that mission, nearly one hundred years into its existence. The National Park