The Resource John Muir, life and work, edited by Sally M. Miller

John Muir, life and work, edited by Sally M. Miller

Label
John Muir, life and work
Title
John Muir, life and work
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sally M. Miller
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH31.M9
LC item number
J65 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Sally M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muir, John
  • Muir, John
  • Muir family
  • Naturalists
  • Conservationists
Label
John Muir, life and work, edited by Sally M. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. versions of papers presented at a conference held in April 1990 at the University of the Pacific
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction : John Muir's life and legacy / Ronald H. Limbaugh -- "Affectionately yours, John Muir" : the correspondence between John Muir and his parents, brothers and sisters / Keith E. Kennedy -- John Muir and vertical sauntering / Arthur W. Ewart -- God and John Muir : a psychological interpretation of John Muir's journey from the Campbellites to the "range of light" / Mark Stoll -- John Muir, Christian mysticism, and the spiritual value of nature / Dennis Williams -- Why wilderness? : John Muir's "deep ecology" / James D. Heffernan -- John Muir and the wilderness ideal / Don Weiss -- John Muir's transcendental imagery / Richard F. Fleck -- On the tops of mountains : John Muir and Henry Thoreau / Edgar M. Castellini -- Muir and geology / Dennis R. Dean -- Botanical exploration of California from Menzies to Muir (1786-1900) with special emphasis on the Sierra Nevada / Nancy M. Slack
  • After Yosemite : John Muir and the southern Sierra / Paul D. Sheats -- "Fear nothing" : an interpretation of John Muir's writings on Yellowstone / Bruce A. Richardson -- John Muir's travels in Australasia, 1903-1904 : their significance for conservation and environmental thought / C. Michael Hall
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 324 p.
Isbn
9780826314529
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
93010925 //r95
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)28147622
Label
John Muir, life and work, edited by Sally M. Miller
Publication
Note
Rev. versions of papers presented at a conference held in April 1990 at the University of the Pacific
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction : John Muir's life and legacy / Ronald H. Limbaugh -- "Affectionately yours, John Muir" : the correspondence between John Muir and his parents, brothers and sisters / Keith E. Kennedy -- John Muir and vertical sauntering / Arthur W. Ewart -- God and John Muir : a psychological interpretation of John Muir's journey from the Campbellites to the "range of light" / Mark Stoll -- John Muir, Christian mysticism, and the spiritual value of nature / Dennis Williams -- Why wilderness? : John Muir's "deep ecology" / James D. Heffernan -- John Muir and the wilderness ideal / Don Weiss -- John Muir's transcendental imagery / Richard F. Fleck -- On the tops of mountains : John Muir and Henry Thoreau / Edgar M. Castellini -- Muir and geology / Dennis R. Dean -- Botanical exploration of California from Menzies to Muir (1786-1900) with special emphasis on the Sierra Nevada / Nancy M. Slack
  • After Yosemite : John Muir and the southern Sierra / Paul D. Sheats -- "Fear nothing" : an interpretation of John Muir's writings on Yellowstone / Bruce A. Richardson -- John Muir's travels in Australasia, 1903-1904 : their significance for conservation and environmental thought / C. Michael Hall
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 324 p.
Isbn
9780826314529
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
93010925 //r95
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)28147622

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