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2nd Floor 508/Muir Checked In
Santa Clara, Calif. : Berkeley, Calif. : Santa Clara University ; Heyday Books c2006.
Main Author
John Muir, 1838-1914 (-)
Other Authors
Fred D. White, 1943- (-)
Physical Description
xx, 131 p. ; 22 cm
Includes bibliographical references.
  • Introduction
  • Part 1. The Visionary Inventor
  • "Knowledge and Inventions," from The Story of My Boyhood and Youth
  • "The World and the University," from The Story of My Boyhood and Youth
  • Part 2. The Wandering Minstrel
  • "Through the Cumberland Mountains, the River Country of Georgia, and across Florida to Cedar Keys," from A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf
  • Part 3. The Nature Scribe and Rhapsode
  • "A Near View of the High Sierra," from The Mountains of California
  • "A Windstorm in the Forest," from The Mountains of California
  • "Yosemite Falls at Midnight," from The Life and Letters of John Muir
  • "Nut Time in Squirrelville," from The Life and Letters of John Muir
  • "Yosemite Glaciers," New York Tribune, Dec. 5, 1871
  • Part 4. The Global Adventurer
  • "Eskimos and Walrus," from The Cruise of the Corwin
  • "Stickeen vs. the Glacier," from Stickeen
  • "Voyage to East Africa," from John Muir's Last Journey
  • Part 5. The Planet Steward
  • "God's First Temples: How Shall We Preserve Our Forests?" Sacramento Daily Union, Feb. 5, 1876
  • "The Wild Parks and Forest Reservations of the West," Atlantic Monthly, August 1897
  • Sources
  • Major Works by John Muir
  • About the Editor