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Walden: life in the woods

Walden: life in the woods

Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, author

"Experience a year in the life of Thoreau at Walden Pond in this classic work. Visit the bean-field, the village, and the ponds; learn about our brute neighbors, the higher laws of nature and humankind, and the benefits of reading and solitude. Henry David Thoreau was an American author, poet, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, philosopher and leading transcendentalist. His writings on natural history and philosophy have become two sources of modern-day environmentalism." --Amazon

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Published Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Henry David Thoreau
ISBN: 1423646800, 9781423646792, 9781423646808
Note: Print version record.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (355 pages)
Subject: Authors, American.; Walden Woods (Mass.) Social life and customs.; Wilderness areas Massachusetts Walden Woods.; LITERARY CRITICISM American General.; Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862.; Homes.; Natural history.; Wilderness areas.; Solitude.; Natural history Massachusetts Walden Woods.; Authors, American 19th century Biography.; Manners and customs.; Massachusetts Walden Woods.; Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 Homes and haunts Massachusetts Walden Woods.
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Contents

  1. Economy
  2. Where I lived, and what I lived for
  3. Reading
  4. Sounds
  5. Solitude
  6. Visitors
  7. The bean-field
  8. The village
  9. The ponds
  10. Baker farm
  11. Higher laws
  12. Brute neighbors
  13. House-warming
  14. Former inhabitants; and winter visitors
  15. Winter animals
  16. The pond in winter
  17. Spring
  18. Conclusion.