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Nature Writing


Desert Solitaire
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
Walden
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
Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place
My First Summer in the Sierra
Silent Spring
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
The Wild Places
Of Wolves and Men
The Snow Leopard
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
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


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

John Muir
I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.
John Muir

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