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This history records the lives, adventures, and discoveries of pioneering American naturalists and conservationists -- including Lewis and Clark, Thomas Say, Martha Maxwell, John James Audubon, and John Muir -- who wandered purposefully through the fresh American wilderness with pen and ink in hand to sketch and to write about the natural wonders that they encountered. Early American Naturalists offers a gripping celebration of these unique and eloquent trailblazers as they boldly navigate and document the then-untrammeled and awe-inspiring frontier west of the Mississippi.
This is a record of the lives, adventures, and discoveries of pioneering American naturalists and conservationists.
This historical work chronicles the lives, adventures, and discoveries of America's great explorer/naturalists-Lewis & Clark, Martha Maxwell, John James Audubon, John Muir and others.