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A thousand-mile walk to the Gulf

by John Muir

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin company in Boston and New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Southern states. [from old catalog],
  • Southern states -- Description and travel. [from old catalog],
  • California -- Description and travel. [from old catalog]

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBadé, William Frederic, 1871- [from old catalog] ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF215 .M95
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, [1], 219, [1] p.
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23348172M
    LC Control Number16023580

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LibriVox recording of A Thousand Mile Walk to the Gulf by John Muir. Read in English by MaryAnn Spiegel. Muir was a preservationist and naturalist. His activism helped to preserve the Yosemite Valley, Sequoia National Park and other wilderness areas.

In SeptemberMuir undertook a walk of about 1, miles from Indiana to Florida, which he recounted in his book A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf.

He had no specific route chosen, except to go by the "wildest, leafiest, and least trodden way I could find". The introduction of the book 'A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf' by John Muir, ; the introduction was written by William Frederic Bade. (OCR-scanned and converted to HTML by webmaster; adpated to the Exhibit by Harvey Chinn.) A part of the John Muir Exhibit, by Harold Wood and Harvey Chinn.

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Muir is best known for his efforts to protect the nation’s most iconic Western landscapes, but his first encounter with wilderness was in the Reconstruction-era South. A Thousand Mile Walk to the Gulf recounts Muir's walk of about 1, miles (1, km) from Indiana to Florida.

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