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My First Summer in the Sierra

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Preeminent conservationist and nature writer John Muir's sublime account of his first, youthful trip to the Sierras, the preservation of which — along with all of America's wilderness — would become his life's work. This Modern Library Paperback Classic is set from the text of the original 1911 edition and includes photographs taken in 1869 and sketches made by the author.

About the Author

Mike Davis is the author of City of Quartz, Magical Urbanism, and, most recently, Dead Cities, and co-author of Under the Perfect Sun: The San Diego Tourists Never See. A MacArthur Fellow, he lives in San Diego.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812968651
Introduction:
Davis, Mike
Author:
Gleason, Herbert W.
Introduction:
Davis, Mike
Illustrator:
Muir, John
Author:
Muir, John
Author:
Davis, Mike
Publisher:
Modern Library
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Parks & Campgrounds
Subject:
Naturalists
Subject:
Mountains
Subject:
Natural history
Subject:
Sierra Nevada
Subject:
Naturalists, Gardeners, Environmentalists
Subject:
Naturalists -- United States.
Subject:
Muir, John
Subject:
Ecosystems & Habitats - Mountains
Subject:
General Nature
Subject:
Biography-Gardeners and Naturalists
Subject:
Biography - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Modern Library Classics
Series Volume:
v. 7, no. 1
Publication Date:
20031131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
32 BandW ILLUSTRATIONS
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
8.06x5.22x.78 in. .62 lbs.

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