Everything Thoreau always creates thoughtful processes within my mind.Published 5 months ago by Robere Le Huquet
Reading Thoreau is simply sublime. In my view, he, Twain and Lincoln were the greatest American prose writers, certainly in the 19th century, but perhaps of all time. Read morePublished 12 months ago by David H. Eisenberg
Henry David Thoreau kept a journal for 24 years, starting at the age of 20. He died in the spring of 1862. His life began and ended in Concord. Read morePublished on May 19, 2012 by A. Lex Russell
I had to buy this book for a class I was taking called "Nature Literature". I am so happy I bought the book and took the class. Read morePublished on January 7, 2010 by Laura B.
Thoreau's journals ran to two million words and contained survey information and other matter most readers would not find interesting. Read morePublished on May 7, 2008 by Craig Chalquist, PhD, author of TERRAPSYCHOLOGY and DEEP CALIFORNIA
How could this man have read every thought of mine over 100 years before my birth?! Timeless truth in all of his writings...not just this one. Read morePublished on June 11, 2007 by fascinated observer
We all know Walden and some of the other famous essays but the journals are sometimes hard to get through. Read morePublished on February 6, 2007 by Paul Rowe
I found this book on the shelf at my school's library after I had read a selection of Ralph Waldo Emerson's in which he praised Thoreau for being a particularly clear-seeing... Read morePublished on January 9, 2004 by Puff