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John Muir

John Muir (1838–1914) was one of the first modern preservationists. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, and wildlife, especially in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California, were read by millions and are still popular today. His direct activism helped to save the Yosemite Valley and other wilderness areas. The Sierra Club, which he founded, is now one of the most important conservation organizations in the United States. His writings and philosophy strongly influenced the formation of the modern environmental movement. (Summary from Wikipedia)

John Muir (1838–1914) was one of the first modern preservationists. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, and wildlife, especially in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California, were read by millions and are still popular today. His direct activism helped to save the Yosemite Valley and other wilderness areas. The Sierra Club, which he founded, is now one of the most important conservation organizations in the United States. His writings and philosophy strongly influenced the formation of the modern environmental movement. (Summary from Wikipedia)
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Nature

Description:

John Muir (1838–1914) was one of the first modern preservationists. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, and wildlife, especially in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California, were read by millions and are still popular today. His direct activism helped to save the Yosemite Valley and other wilderness areas. The Sierra Club, which he founded, is now one of the most important conservation organizations in the United States. His writings and philosophy strongly influenced the formation of the modern environmental movement. (Summary from Wikipedia)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

10h 20m


Chapters

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01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

32:00


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

27:49


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

22:03


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

44:38


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

35:00


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

43:18


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

26:08


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

50:00


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

36:01


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

38:30


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

25:35


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

26:05


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

26:56


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

06:54


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

32:10


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

42:37


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

23:49


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

40:25


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

40:05