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Author LinkThorson, Robert M.,1951-
Title LinkWalden’s shore : Henry David Thoreau and Nineteenth-Century science / Robert M. Thorson.
Variant Title Henry David Thoreau and Nineteenth-Century science
Distribution Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2014.
Description xviii, 421 pages :  illustrations, maps ;  25 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-403) and index.
Contents Contents: Rock reality -- Landscape of loss -- Thoreau’s arctic vision -- After the deluge -- Meltdown to beauty -- The Walden system -- Sensing Walden -- Writing Walden -- Interpreting Walden -- Mythology -- Simplicity.
Per.Sub. LinkThoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Walden.
Subject LinkLiterature and science -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
LinkNature in literature.
LinkWalden Woods (Mass.)

System Number 000677124
ISBN Link9780674724785
Link067472478X

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