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Review: Cape Cod

User Review  - Bonnie Mulvany - Goodreads

A good narrative of the area. I would have been more interested in the history if I lived there. Read full review

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User Review  - Victoria Poon - Goodreads

very descriptive but dreary. A long slow read as I find all of Thoreau. But his images have stuck in my head and as I explore Cape Cod I find his perspective on the pre-vacationland and its people to excite my imagination. Read full review

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User Review  - Sue - Goodreads

Interesting information about the Cape Read full review

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User Review  - Schuyler Wallace - Goodreads

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) is probably best known for “Walden” and “Civil Disobedience.” Neither has the readability of “Cape Cod,” one of the accounts he wrote of his extensive travels. He was a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Megan - Goodreads

The greatest book to read lying on the pier at Cape Cod, looking out at the very waves he describes, because isn't it weird that the same water he wrote upon is the water I step into today? Read full review

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User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

I enjoyed reading about Thoreau's adventures on the coastline. His description of the natural landscape and its inhabitants was really interesting; I had no idea how common shipwrecks were in those ... Read full review

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User Review  - DM Kilgore - Goodreads

Really great look into the changing perspective Thoreau held about nature. You can definitely tell a change in tone as he leaves the safety of Concord and experiences a hostile version of the gentle nature he knew. I enjoyed this, very much. Read full review

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