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Thoreau The Land Surveyor - Patrick Chura
Placing Thoreau's surveying in its historical context, "Thoreau the Land Surveyor" explains the cultural and ideological implications of surveying work in the mid-19th Century. This insightful study shows how Thoreau's profession as a surveyor impacted his environmental sensibility as well as his literary works; Chura's book shows that Thoreau's manuscript surveys and corresponding field notes are themselves worthy of literary analysis. This book was reviewed in
Thoreau Society Bulletin
274, Spring 2011, p. 8.
University Press of Florida, 2010. Paperback, 6 x 9 inch format, 211 pp.
Journal, Volume 2: 1842-1848 (The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau) Henry David Thoreau
The Concord Saunterer, New Series Volume 5 (Fall 1997)
The Blithdale Romance - Nathaniel Hawthorne
Emerson's Antislavery Writings - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Len Gougeon, Joel Myerson
The Concord Saunterer, New Series Volume 4 (Fall 1996)
Walden Then & Now: An Alphabetical Tour of Henry Thoreau's Pond - Michael McCurdy
The Portable Emerson - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Carl Bode. Malcom Cowley
Discovery at Walden - Roland Wells Robbins
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