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In 1845 Thoreau, disdainful of America's commercialism and industrialism, left his home town in Massachusetts to begin a new life alone, in a hut on the north-west shore of Walden Pond. This is his account of this experiment in solitary living.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2008]
ISBN: 9780199538065
Branch Call Number: 818.3 T488wf 2008
Characteristics: lvii, 375 pages : maps ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Fender, Stephen


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"When I wrote the following pages, or rather the bulk of them, I lived alone, in the woods, a mile from any neighbor, in a house which I had built myself, on the shore of Walden Pond." Walden has inspired self-realization for many.

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