The Yosemite

The Yosemite


This book was written in 1912 by John Muir, the greatest naturalist of the twentieth century. This work is deals with Valei Yosemite, created by President Roosevelt who had been influenced by his writings . Muir fought for the preservation of the natural heritage of the United States . His ideas also came to be the basis of environmentalism and environmental ethic .

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  • Chapter 1a beginning with The Approach to the Valley
    Duración: 13min
  • Chapter 1b beginning with First View: The Bridal Veil
    Duración: 16min
  • Chapter 1c beginning with The Yosemite Fall
    Duración: 13min
  • Chapter 1d beginning with The Nevada Fall
    Duración: 13min
  • Chapter 1e beginning with An Unexpected Adventure
    Duración: 13min
  • Chapter 2 Winter Storms and Spring Floods
    Duración: 16min
  • Chapter 3 Snow-storms
    Duración: 14min
  • Chapter 4a beginning with Snow Banners
    Duración: 11min
  • Chapter 4b beginning with Earthquake Storms
    Duración: 17min
  • Chapter 5 The Trees of the Valley
    Duración: 07min
  • Chapter 6a beginning with The Forest Trees in General
    Duración: 13min
  • Chapter 6b beginning with The Yellow or Silver Pine
    Duración: 16min
  • Chapter 6c beginning with The Two-leaved Pine
    Duración: 11min
  • Chapter 6d beginning with The Mountain Hemlock
    Duración: 10min
  • Chapter 7 The Big Trees
    Duración: 29min
  • Chapter 8 The Flowers
    Duración: 18min
  • Chapter 9 The Birds
    Duración: 13min
  • Chapter 10 The South Dome
    Duración: 12min
  • Chapter 11 The Ancient Yosemite Glaciers: How the Valley was Formed
    Duración: 42min
  • Chapter 12a beginning with How Best To Spend One's Time
    Duración: 22min
  • Chapter 12b beginning with The Upper Tuolumne Excursion
    Duración: 27min
  • Chapter 13 The Early History of the Valley
    Duración: 17min
  • Chapter 14 Lamon
    Duración: 03min
  • Chapter 15 Galen Clark
    Duración: 10min
  • Chapter 16 Hetch Hetchy Valley
    Duración: 20min