Henry David Thoreau - "Why I Went to the Woods"
This excerpt is from his famous essay, "On the Duty of Civil Disobedience". First, some background; in 1842, his brother John died of lockjaw. Three years later, Henry decided to write a book commemorating a canoe trip he had taken with John in 1839. Seeking a quiet place to write, he followed a friend's suggestion and built a small cabin on the north shore of Walden Pond on a piece of land owned by his friend and mentor, Ralph Waldo Emerson. He started work on his cabin in March of 1845. On the 4th of July, he moved in. Thus began one of the great and lasting experiments in life and thoug…
- Chemical Pollution from Factories.Why I would Like to Visit the Capital of England - London
- Henry David Thoreau - "Why I Went to the Woods"
- Why do young people rebel
E-pasta adrese, uz kuru nosūtīt darba saiti:
Saite uz darbu: