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Captain Joseph Peabody: East India Merchant of Salem ...

Captain Joseph Peabody: East India Merchant of Salem ...

Walter Muir Whitehill

Frank Augustine Gardner, Gardner Memorial, A Biographical and Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Thomas Gardner, Planter . . . through his son Lieut. George Gardner (Salem, 1933), pp. 127-133. 56. (Salem, 1888), p. 14. 57.
American Furniture

American Furniture

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Brock Jobe, "The Boston Furniture Industry, 1720- 1740," in Boston Furniture of the Eighteenth Century, edited bv Walter Muir Whitehill, Brock Jobe, and Jonathan Fairbanks (Boston: Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1974), p. 28. As quoted ...
Fortress of the Soul: Violence, Metaphysics, and Material ...

Fortress of the Soul: Violence, Metaphysics, and Material ...

Neil Kamil

Brock Jobe, "The Boston Furniture Industry, 1720-1740," in Boston Furniture of the Eighteenth Century, ed. Walter Muir Whitehill, Jonathan Fairbanks, and Brock Jobe (Boston: Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1974), 3-48 ; Benno M. Forman  ...
Newport History: Bulletin of the Newport Historical Society

Newport History: Bulletin of the Newport Historical Society

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Brock Jobe, "The Boston Fumiture Industry 1720-1740," in Walter Muir Whitehill, ed., assisted by Brock Jobe, Boston Furniture of the Eighteenth Century (Boston: The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1974), pp. 33-34, 39-40, 42; and Benno ...
Planning the City Upon a Hill: Boston Since 1630

Planning the City Upon a Hill: Boston Since 1630

Lawrence W. Kennedy

Surely here is the book that should follow upon Walter Whitehill''s classic Topographical History.'' - Sam Bass Warner, Jr., Jack Meyerhoff Professor of Environmental Studies, Brandeis University
The Wilderness World of John Muir

The Wilderness World of John Muir

John Muir

A collection of Muir's finest nature and environmental writings includes excerpts from all his major works, including Travels in Alaska and My First Summer in the Sierra. Reprint.
John Muir: Family, Friends, and Adventures

John Muir: Family, Friends, and Adventures

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New information on the life of the famed environmentalist presented in 2001 at the John Muir Institute, hosted by the John Muir Center.
Loving God's Wildness: The Christian Roots of Ecological ...

Loving God's Wildness: The Christian Roots of Ecological ...

Jeffrey Bilbro

Robert Fuller portrays Muir as a pantheist (51), and Adam Sowards follows Weiss and Taylor in reading Muir's Christianity as merely a vocabular inheritance. 5. Elsewhere, Stoll also places Muir in the Reformed Protestant tradition because of  ...
John of the Mountains: The Unpublished Journals of John Muir

John of the Mountains: The Unpublished Journals of John Muir

John Muir

The sixty extant journals and numerous notes in this volume were written from 1867 to 1911. They start seven years after the time covered in The Story of My Boyhood and Youth, Muir's uncompleted autobiography.
Papers of Marcie Muir Relating to Katie Langloh Parker

Papers of Marcie Muir Relating to Katie Langloh Parker

Marcie Muir

The remaining papers in the collection consist mainly of Muir's research, drafts and correspondence relating to this publication (5 boxes, 1 file).
Defeating Japan: The Joint Chiefs of Staff and Strategy in ...

Defeating Japan: The Joint Chiefs of Staff and Strategy in ...

C. Brower

Henry H. Arnold Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Hanson W. Baldwin Oral History, Naval Historical Center, Washington, DC. Thomas B. Buell–Ernest J. King–Walter M. Whitehill Collection, Naval Historical ...
John Muir: The Eight Wilderness Discovery Books

John Muir: The Eight Wilderness Discovery Books

John Muir

Features the eight influential books in which John Muir reflects on the beauty of America's wilderness and fights for their protection.
Index to Mr. [John] Muir's Sanskrit Texts: Parts First and ...

Index to Mr. [John] Muir's Sanskrit Texts: Parts First and ...

John Muir

Parts First and Second John Muir. Dadat, ii. 98 Dadatah, ii. 98 Dadathuh, ii. 131 Dadatï, ii. 30 Dadäti, ii. 12,30, 98 Dadato, ii. ... 127 Danam, declens., ii, 250 Danavas, i. 38, 166 f, 192 ; ii. 431 Danavratas, i. 193 Dandaka forest, ii. 425 Dandan, ii.
My First Summer in the Sierra

My First Summer in the Sierra

John Muir

Muir's engaging journal describes majestic vistas, flora and fauna, as well as the region's other breathtaking natural wonders. 21 black-and-white illustrations.
John Muir: Protecting and Preserving the Environment

John Muir: Protecting and Preserving the Environment

Henry Elliot

Profiles John Muir, founder of the Sierra Club.
A Passion for Nature: The Life of John Muir

A Passion for Nature: The Life of John Muir

Donald Worster

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Worster, Donald, 1941– A passion for nature ; the life of John Muir / Donald Worster. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references. ISBN 978-0-19-516682-8 1. Muir, John, 1838–1914. 2.
A Passion for Nature: The Life of John Muir

A Passion for Nature: The Life of John Muir

Donald Worster

Yet the book also describes a Muir who was a successful fruit-grower, a talented scientist and world-traveler, a doting father and husband, a self-made man of wealth and political influence.
The Cruise of the Corwin

The Cruise of the Corwin

John Muir

An account of John Muir's 1881 voyage to Arctic waters off the coast of Alaska aboard the steamer Thomas Corwin
John Muir: Young Naturalist

John Muir: Young Naturalist

Montrew Dunham

John Muir was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States.
John Muir and Stickeen: An Alaskan Adventure

John Muir and Stickeen: An Alaskan Adventure

Elizabeth Koehler-Pentacoff

Describes an episode in the life of conservationist John Muir when he was stranded on a glacier with a brave dog, Stickeen.
Wilderness Essays

Wilderness Essays

John Muir

Here collected are some of Muir's finest wilderness essays, ranging in subject matter from Alaska to Yellowstone, from Oregon to the High Sierra.This book is part of a series that celebrates the tradition of literary naturalists--writers ...
John Muir: nature's visionary

John Muir: nature's visionary

Gretel Ehrlich

In this definitive photobiography, Ehrlich brings her award-winning grace & insight to the life of one of our nation's most prized environmental heroes--John Muir, a founder of the Sierra Club.
The Clay Family Quarterly

The Clay Family Quarterly

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... m James Edison m Thomas McQuire m George W. Wynn m Jennie Muir m Jenne Rebecca B. Campbell m Philip Mann m Amalia Klement m William H. Bisphain m William H. Preston m Olive Hazel Hockett m Walter Albert Davis m Van Ness ...
The American Conservation Movement: John Muir and His Legacy

The American Conservation Movement: John Muir and His Legacy

Stephen R. Fox

First published in 1981 by Little, Brown, this book was warmly received as both a biography of Muir and a history of the American conservation movement. It is now available in this new Wisconsin paperback edition.
Best in Show: The Films of Christopher Guest and Company

Best in Show: The Films of Christopher Guest and Company

John Kenneth Muir

Muir also details the events that lead to Rob Reiner's influential and legendary This Is Spinal Tap , which Rolling Stone called the best rock and roll movie of all time, and in which Guest played the part of guitarist Nigel Tufnel.
Under the Influence: John Deakin, Photography and the Lure ...

Under the Influence: John Deakin, Photography and the Lure ...

Robin Muir

With dozens of reproductions of Deakin's most compelling images, letters, contact sheets and other ephemera, and a text by acclaimed photographic historian Robin Muir charting his troubled Soho existence, this book is an evocative record of ...