A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers [Illustrated]

A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers [Illustrated]

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by Henry David Thoreau
     
 

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Henry David Thoreau was born David Henry Thoreau on July 12, 1817, in Concord, Massachusetts. Mr. Thoreau was an author, poet, abolitionist, naturalist, surveyor, transcendentalist, and philosopher. Thoreau’s works intertwine his love of history philosophy and nature. Many of his theories about environmental history and ecology are still applied today.

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Henry David Thoreau was born David Henry Thoreau on July 12, 1817, in Concord, Massachusetts. Mr. Thoreau was an author, poet, abolitionist, naturalist, surveyor, transcendentalist, and philosopher. Thoreau’s works intertwine his love of history philosophy and nature. Many of his theories about environmental history and ecology are still applied today.

Thoreau was one of the greatest writers when it came nature. He was known for his keen observations, unaffected by desires for fame or wealth. His philosophy was routed in naturalism and a yearning for freedom in a political environment, which he felt conflicted with the laws of nature.

Thoreau wrote the following text, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers, while he was living at Walden Pond. Living in only a cabin with no electricity, Thoreau’s writing displays a disdain for modern society and a yearning for nature and naturalism.

This edition of A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Riversis specially formatted with illustrations and a Bieber Touch-or-Click Table of Contents.

You can download additional works by Henry David Thoreau and other great authors through Bieber Publishing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013356870
Publisher:
Bieber Publishing
Publication date:
09/11/2011
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

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A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers 2.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
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Pagination is off and words are unreadable. I am deleting it from my library - a waste of time.
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