John Muir's Last Journey: South to the Amazon and East to Africa - Unpublished Journals and Selected Correspondence (annotated edition)

John Muir's Last Journey: South to the Amazon and East to Africa - Unpublished Journals and Selected Correspondence (annotated edition)

By: John Muir (author), Michael P. Branch (volume_editor)Paperback

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John Muir's Last Journey provides a rare glimpse of a Muir whose interests as a naturalist, traveller, and conservationist extended well beyond the mountains of California. This volume presents heretofore-unpublished journals and selected correspondence from the great environmental leader John Muir, describing the 40,000-mile journey he took at the age of 73 to study the rare flora and fauna of South America and Africa.

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About Author

Michael P. Branch is associate professor of literature and environment at the University of Nevada, Reno, co-founder of the Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment, and co-editor of The Height of Our Mountains (Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998) and Reading the Earth (University of Idaho Press, 1998). John Muir (1838-1914) was one of America's most famous and influential naturalist and conservationist, and founder of the Sierra Club.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/05/2001
  • ISBN13: 9781559636407
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9781559636407
  • weight: 680
  • ISBN10: 1559636408
  • edition: annotated edition

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