America: Exploration and Travel
Travel gets us from one place to another--often with wonderful attendant enjoyment-but exploration makes us understand our travel, the places we travel to--and ourselves. The essays in this collection constitute a major step toward this understanding. They open up new areas for concern and draw many valuable insights and conclusions.
What people are saying - Write a review
The Idea of National Character
Science in the Exploration Narratives Authored
John Muirs My First Summer in the Sierra