While living for several years at Walden pond, Thoreau chronicled his experiences. He writes about what it means to be independent, human, and at one with nature while not being dragged down by the usual technologies and overbearing jobs. Thoreau lived to the beat of a different drum.
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This work describes Henry David Thoreau's experiment in living in the relative wilds by Walden Pond from 1845 to 1847. It is an examination of the ecology of his time, and is by turns a source of philosophical speculation, social protest, personal anecdote and the study of nature.From the Publisher:
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