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Nature Writing

Desert Solitaire
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
A Sand County Almanac with Other Essays on Conservation from Round River
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
Arctic Dreams
Into the Wild
The Old Ways: A Journey On Foot
My First Summer in the Sierra
Silent Spring
Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
Nature Cure
The Wild Places
Of Wolves and Men
State of Wonder by Ann PatchettThe Testament by John GrishamThe Lost City of Z by David GrannPantanal by Theo AllofsThe Smithsonian Atlas of the Amazon by Michael Goulding
Amazon Rainforest
55 books — 15 voters
Waterlog by Roger DeakinNotes From Walnut Tree Farm by Roger DeakinCrow Country by Mark CockerFindings by Kathleen JamieThe Wild Places by Robert Macfarlane
British and Irish Nature Writing
89 books — 27 voters

Norman Maclean
I knew that, when needed, mountains would move for me.
Norman Maclean, Usfs 1919: Ranger, the Cook, and a Hole in the Sky

Ronald Frame
The purple haze of the wych elms; the blue flash of a kingfisher’s wings; the statuesque rightness of the milch cows in that green place chomping on the rich flood-grass.
Ronald Frame, Havisham

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The Stars in Their Places : A Mist of Stars Book One
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