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Walden Then & Now: An Alphabetical Tour of Henry Thoreau's Pond

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Michael McCurdy is the author/illustrator of AN ALGONQUIAN YEAR (Houghton Mifflin) and THE SAILOR'S ALPHABET (Houghton Mifflin), and the illustrator of THE FOUNDERS: THE 39 STORIES BEHIND THE CONSTITUTION (Walker) and THE TRAIN THEY CALL THE CITY OF NEW ORLEANS (Putnam), among many other books. He lives in Springfield, Massachusetts.

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Thoreaus book Walden, published in 1854, is a tribute to Mother Nature and the wildlife community of one particular pond. In this book, Michael (McCurdy) pays tribute to this historic place with dramatic images of its creatures and charm. . . . A unique symbiosis, then and now." Julie Cummins, Summer 2009. Acclaimed author/illustrator Michael McCurdy highlights what has changed and what has stayed the same from Henry David Thoreaus time to our own. McCurdys artwork is taken from previously published books.

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Acclaimed author/illustrator McCurdy highlights what has changed and what has stayed the same from Henry David Thoreau's time to our own, in this illustrated tribute to Walden Pond. Illustrations.

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ISBN:
9781580892537
Author:
Mccurdy, Michael
Publisher:
Charlesbridge Publishing
Illustrator:
McCurdy, Michael
Author:
McCurdy, Michael
Subject:
Alphabet books
Subject:
Thoreau, Henry David
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Environmental Studies
Subject:
People & Places - United States
Publication Date:
20100731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from K up to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.36x9.02x.40 in. .76 lbs.
Age Level:
up to 99

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"Synopsis" by , Thoreaus book Walden, published in 1854, is a tribute to Mother Nature and the wildlife community of one particular pond. In this book, Michael (McCurdy) pays tribute to this historic place with dramatic images of its creatures and charm. . . . A unique symbiosis, then and now." Julie Cummins, Summer 2009. Acclaimed author/illustrator Michael McCurdy highlights what has changed and what has stayed the same from Henry David Thoreaus time to our own. McCurdys artwork is taken from previously published books.
"Synopsis" by , Acclaimed author/illustrator McCurdy highlights what has changed and what has stayed the same from Henry David Thoreau's time to our own, in this illustrated tribute to Walden Pond. Illustrations.
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