Ways of nature ePub download
by John Burroughs
- ISBN: 1171571933
- ISBN13: 978-1171571933
- ePub: 1122 kb | FB2: 1247 kb
- Language: English
- Category: History & Criticism
- Publisher: Nabu Press (September 7, 2010)
- Pages: 306
- Rating: 4.9/5
- Votes: 195
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First published in 1905, "Ways of Nature" is a collection of essays by American naturalist John Burroughs. John Burroughs (1837 - 1921) was an American naturalist, essayist, and active member of the . conservation movement. Within them, Burroughs explores the idea of bird intelligence, which he maintains had been generally misjudged by his contemporaries due to a "growing tendency to humanize the lower animals". Burroughs' work was incredibly popular during his lifetime, and his legacy has lived on in the form of twelve . Schools named after him, as well as Burroughs Mountain, and the John Burroughs Association.
John Burroughs Ways of Nature. My reader will find this volume quite a departure in certain ways from the tone and spirit of my previous books, especially in regard to the subject of animal intelligence.
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My reader will find this volume quite a departure in certain ways from the tone and spirit of my previous books, especially in regard to the subject of animal intelligence.
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921. This copy not numbered Ways of nature. Factors in animal life. Animal communication. What do animals know?-Do animals think and reflect?-A pinch of salt. The literary treatment of nature. Reading the book of nature. Gathered by the way. MoreLess Show More Show Less.
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Ways of Nature - John Burroughs.
No doubt Scott’s large, generous way of looking at things kin-dles the imagination and touches the sentiments more than does this minute way of the specialist. There is coarse print and ne print; there are obscure signs and hieroglyphics.