John Muir My Life With Nature

Author: Joseph Cornell
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 1584694653
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This is THE BEST John Muir biography for children, says Jill Harcke, co-producer of the John Muir Tribute CD. Written mostly in the words of Muir, it brims with his spirit and adventures.

A Passion For Nature

Author: Donald Worster
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199721733
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Yet the book also describes a Muir who was a successful fruit-grower, a talented scientist and world-traveler, a doting father and husband, a self-made man of wealth and political influence.

John Muir Nature Writings

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 1598533428
Size: 36.96 MB
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Rounding out the volume is a rich selection of essays—including "Yosemite Glaciers," "God's First Temples," "Snow-Storm on Mount Shasta," "The American Forests," and the late appeal "Save the Redwoods"—highlighting various aspects of ...

John Muir

Author: Sally M. Miller
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 9780826335302
Size: 58.11 MB
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Several children's books on John Muir have also been published. They include
Joseph Cornell, John Muir: My Life with Nature (Nevada City, CA: Dawn
Publications, 2000); Karen Clemens Warrick, John Muir: Crusader for the
Wilderness (Berkeley Heights, NJ: Endow Publishers, 2002); Patricia Topp, Call
Him Father Nature: The Story of John Muir (Nevada City, CA: Blue Dolphin Pub.,
2000); David Armentrout, John Muir ( Vero Beach, FL: Rourke Pub., 2002); Wil
Mara, John Muir ...

The Wisdom Of John Muir

Author: Anne Rowthorn
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 0899976956
Size: 58.55 MB
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BIographIes of John muIr Turner, Frederick, John Muir: Rediscovering America.
Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing, 1985. Wolfe, Linnie Marsh, John Muir: John
of the Mountains: The Unpublished Journals of John Muir. Boston: Houghton,
Mifflin Co., 1938. Worster, Donald. A Passion for Nature: The Life of John Muir.
New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. John muIr for ChIldren Cornell, Joseph,
John Muir: My Life with Nature. Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications, 2000.

Earth Heroes Champions Of The Wilderness

Author: Bruce and Carol L. Malnor
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 158469467X
Size: 36.83 MB
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1: John Muir, The Mountains ofCalifornia (New York: TheCentury Company, 1894
). 2, 3, 4, 5: JohnMuir, TheStory ofMy Boyhoodand Youth (New York: Houghton
Mifflin,1913). 6: John Muir, My First Summer in the Sierra (New York: Houghton
Mifflin, 1911). 7, 8, 11: Linnie Marsh Wolf, Son of the Wilderness: TheLifeof John
Muir (New York: Knopf, 1947). 9: Joseph Cornell, John Muir: My Life with Nature (
Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications, 2000). 10: “John MuirExhibit,”Sierra Club ...

Philosophers To Astronauts Reader S Theater Ebook

Author: Alaska Hults
Publisher: Creative Teaching Press
ISBN: 1591987873
Size: 22.29 MB
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Muir's contribution to science and the world is through his work as a naturalist
and writer. He was the driving force behind conservationism at the time and is
largely considered the “father” of the national park system. Joseph Cornell, in his
award- winning book John Muir:My Life with Nature (Dawn Publishing), shares
this story: Perhaps the greatest (and shortest!) tribute ever given to John Muir was
by Reinhold Messner, a German mountaineer. Messner and an American were
climbing ...

Sharing Nature With Children

Author: Joseph Cornell
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 1584694645
Size: 22.42 MB
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This secondvolume is atreasury of some of Joseph'sfavorite nature gamesfor
bothadults and children.Joseph alsointroduces his remarkable technique of Flow
Learning, showing howto match nature activities to theinterest andenergy levels
of children,andto organize them inaway thatworks, placingthem inthematic
sequenceto ensureagenuinely uplifting experience. Cornell's unique blend of
knowledge and warmth creates a conta gious atmosphere for learning. John Muir
: My Life with ...

Travels In Alaska

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547561677
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This book describes Alaska in the late nineteenth century and Muir's early adventures in an untamed land of glaciers and northern lights.

Entering The Mind Of The Tracker

Author: Tamarack Song
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1591438276
Size: 19.85 MB
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Through its powerful and poignant stories you will feel absorbed in the world and
JOHN MUIR: MY LIFE WITH NATURE “When a human being has passion for wild
places, / And pauses, comprehending the spaces around, / Then the tiny notice of
a bent twig graces / All the story inside that certain spot of ground. / Such is the ...