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Walden's Shore
     

Walden's Shore

by Robert M. Thorson
 

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Walden's Shore explores Thoreau's understanding of the "living rock" on which life's complexity depends--not as metaphor but as physical science. Robert Thorson's subject is Thoreau the rock and mineral collector, interpreter of landscapes, and field scientist whose compass and measuring stick were as important to him as his plant press.

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Walden's Shore explores Thoreau's understanding of the "living rock" on which life's complexity depends--not as metaphor but as physical science. Robert Thorson's subject is Thoreau the rock and mineral collector, interpreter of landscapes, and field scientist whose compass and measuring stick were as important to him as his plant press.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674728417
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/06/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
5 MB

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