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A thousand-mile walk to the Gulf.

John Muir

A thousand-mile walk to the Gulf.

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Published by N. S. Berg in Dunwoody, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • Cuba,
  • Southern States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Muir, John, 1838-1914.,
    • Botany -- Southern States.,
    • Naturalists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Southern States -- Description and travel.,
    • Cuba -- Description and travel.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF215 .M95 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 219 p.
      Number of Pages219
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5287371M
      LC Control Number72006608

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A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf bridges two Muir classics: The Story of My Boyhood and Youth and My First Summer in the Sierra. About the Author Born inJohn Muir was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher and ahead-of-his-time advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States/5(68).

"A Thousand-Mile walk to the Gulf" is a story of a man that walked to the Gulf of Mexico from Indianapolis. He kept a journal of the plants he saw and studied on his way to the gulf. He traveled through Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia and through Florida until he hit the coast of the Gulf/5.

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I had long been looking from the wildwoods and gardens of the Northern States to those of the warm South, and at last, all draw-backs overcome, I set forth [from Indianapolis] on the first day of September,joyful and free, on a thousand-mile walk to the Gulf of Mexico.

A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf Alternate Title: A mile walk to the Gulf Language: English: LoC Class: F United States local history: The South.

South Atlantic States: LoC Class: QH: Science: Natural history: Subject: California -- Description and travel Subject: Naturalists -- United States -- Biography Subject: Cuba -- Description Cited by: A thousand-mile walk to the Gulf by John Muir; 17 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Botany, Description and travel, Diaries, Journeys, Southern states.

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