The Resource John Muir : Family, Friends, and Adventures

John Muir : Family, Friends, and Adventures

Label
John Muir : Family, Friends, and Adventures
Title
John Muir
Title remainder
Family, Friends, and Adventures
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
New information on the life of the famed environmentalist presented in 2001 at the John Muir Institute, hosted by the John Muir Center
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Miller, Sally
LC call number
QH31.M9 -- J63 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morrison, Daryl
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conservationists -- United States -- Biography
  • Muir, John, -- 1838-1914
  • Naturalists -- United States -- Biography
Label
John Muir : Family, Friends, and Adventures
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1118990
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Meeting John Muir's Family, Friends, and Adventures: Between the Calypso borealis and the Araucaria imbricata -- PART I: Family and Friends -- 1: John Muir and the John Swett Family -- 2: John Muir and the Bairns: Muir and His Relationship with Children -- 3: California's Kindred Spirits: John Muir and William Keith -- PART II: Controversies -- 4: Pride, Prejudice, and Patrimony: The Dispute Between George Wharton James and the Family and Friends of John Muir -- 5: "Wealth and Beauty": John Muir and Forest Conservation -- 6: With Friends Like These: John Muir, Gifford Pinchot, and the Drama of Environmental Politics -- PART III: Literary Aspects -- 7: Domesticity, Tourism, and the National Parks in John Muir's Late Writings -- 8: If Trees Are Us: A Relativity Theory Showing the Genius of John Muir's Domestic Vision of Nature for Public Policy and the National Ethos -- PART IV: Adventures -- 9: Near and Far: Burroughs and Muir on the Harriman Alaska Expedition -- 10: "Those Who Walk Apart but Ever Together Are True Companions": Jeanne Carr and John Muir in the High Sierra -- 11: Meeting Muir's Mountains -- 12: John Muir's Travels to South America and Africa -- Contributors -- Index -- Back Cover
Control code
EBC1118990
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826335326
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1118990
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1118990
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10492215
  • (OCoLC)817818758
Label
John Muir : Family, Friends, and Adventures
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1118990
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Meeting John Muir's Family, Friends, and Adventures: Between the Calypso borealis and the Araucaria imbricata -- PART I: Family and Friends -- 1: John Muir and the John Swett Family -- 2: John Muir and the Bairns: Muir and His Relationship with Children -- 3: California's Kindred Spirits: John Muir and William Keith -- PART II: Controversies -- 4: Pride, Prejudice, and Patrimony: The Dispute Between George Wharton James and the Family and Friends of John Muir -- 5: "Wealth and Beauty": John Muir and Forest Conservation -- 6: With Friends Like These: John Muir, Gifford Pinchot, and the Drama of Environmental Politics -- PART III: Literary Aspects -- 7: Domesticity, Tourism, and the National Parks in John Muir's Late Writings -- 8: If Trees Are Us: A Relativity Theory Showing the Genius of John Muir's Domestic Vision of Nature for Public Policy and the National Ethos -- PART IV: Adventures -- 9: Near and Far: Burroughs and Muir on the Harriman Alaska Expedition -- 10: "Those Who Walk Apart but Ever Together Are True Companions": Jeanne Carr and John Muir in the High Sierra -- 11: Meeting Muir's Mountains -- 12: John Muir's Travels to South America and Africa -- Contributors -- Index -- Back Cover
Control code
EBC1118990
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826335326
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1118990
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1118990
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10492215
  • (OCoLC)817818758

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