My First Summer in the Sierra
Picturesque descriptions and sketches by one of America's most important and influential naturalists describes the author's 1869 stay in California's Yosemite River Valley and the Sierra Mountains. 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.
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Review: My First Summer in the SierraUser Review - Jacob - Goodreads
I reread this after taking my kids on their first summer trip to the Sierra. My First Summer in the Sierra is Muir's journal as a shepherd from 1869 - but which he didn't publish until 1911. As a ... Read full review
Review: My First Summer in the SierraUser Review - Liza - Goodreads
The most important thing to note is that this isn't meant to be a novel with a story line. This is a journal, an experience really, of a man encountering nature and becoming amazed with it on a ... Read full review