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Penguin Great Ideas: Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

Series: Penguin Great Ideas Series

By: Henry David Thoreau

Penguin Books

Paperback | Jan 2012 | #155469 | ISBN-13: 9780141023977
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Thoreau's account of his solitary and self-sufficient home in the New England woods remains an inspiration to the environmental movement - a call to his fellow men to abandon their striving, materialistic existences of 'quiet desperation' for a simple life within their means, finding spiritual truth through awareness of the sheer beauty of their surroundings.


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