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John Muir Summering in the Sierra
Robert E. Engberg

"This is a collection of articles written by the pioneering naturalist for the San Francisco Evening Bulletin in 1874 and 1875. . . . In the course of his wanderings we hear Muir grow from a student of the wilderness to its professor and protector."—Sierra Magazine

Robert Engberg is social studies department chairperson at Mission Bay High School in San Diego. He has studied Muir's life for some twenty years. He is the editor of John Muir to Yosemite and Beyond (with Donald Wesling), and Letters from Alaska, also published by the University of Wisconsin Press.

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cover of Engberg's book is illustrated with a brownish newspaper clipping of one of Muir's articles

March 1984  
LC: 83-016918 QH
176 p
p.   5 1/2 x 8 3/8
17 illus.
ISBN-10: 0-299-09624-6
ISBN-13: 978-0-299-09624-3
Paper $15.95 t

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