Thoreau’s Surprisingly Modern Environmental Philosophy

Walden Pond in its autumn regalia. Photo Credit: Travel & Leisure.

Biography and Context

Henry David Thoreau, 1861, sixteen years after moving to Walden Pond. Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons.
John Brown, 1859. Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Thoreau’s Environmental Philosophy

Frederic Edwin Church. Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons.
Image Credit: Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism

Thoreau in the Modern Era

Quote near Thoreau’s cabin site. Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons.
Image Credit: Peter E. Lee (via Flickr).

Works Cited

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