John Muir in Historical Perspective

Front Cover
Sally M. Miller
Peter Lang, 1999 - History - 265 pages
"John Muir in Historical Perspective revises and expands popular understanding of Muir's significance. It unearths new material on Muir's famous first summer in Yosemite and his influence on other environmentalists in California and beyond. It offers new insights into his relationship with his family and friends, as well as analyzes Muir's importance in terms of literary and religious themes."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


In Search of John Muir
John Muir and
John Muir and Jeanne C Carr

11 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1999)

Sally M. Miller is the former managing editor for publications at the John Muir Center for Regional Studies and professor emerita of history, University of the Pacific, Stockton, California.

Bibliographic information