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Studies in the Sierra.

John Muir

Studies in the Sierra.

by John Muir

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Published by Sierra Club in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.),
    • Glaciers.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith an introd. by William E. Colby, foreword by John P. Buwalda.
      ContributionsSierra Club.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE79 .M8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, [1] 103 p.
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6066230M
      LC Control Number50003238
      OCLC/WorldCa2891666

      The Sierra Club, recognizing the value of John Muir's ""Studies in the Sierra,"" and wishing to make them available to the wider audience that they deserved, reprinted them in this book. In the dedication the book honors not only John Muir, but also William E. Colby, who writesthe preface and the by: 2. Abel Sierra Madero (born in Matanzas, ) is a Cuban author and scholar who was awarded the Casa de las Américas Prize in He now lives in New York City where he is pursuing a second PhD at New York University in Literature. He already holds a PhD in History from the University of Havana (). From the early s his work has contributed with a Born: Cuba.

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This fleeting and particular interest, however, obscured two crucial processes in this small West African state. Sierra Leone Stud. Sierra Leone Studies is an academic journal about Sierra Leone.

There have been several journals of this title since the initial publication was launched in First series. Between and 22 Edited by: John Birchall. Sierra College Press entered into a multi-year, multi-book publishing partnership with Heyday Books in The mission of the Heyday-Sierra College Press Publishing Partnership is to produce quality books with unique and thought-provoking perspectives that examine and celebrate Sierra Nevada history, culture, science, and public policy.

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