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People/Characters: Henry David Thoreau

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2000 Years of Disbelief: Famous People with the Courage to Doubt by James A. Haught
50 American Revolutions You're Not Supposed to Know: Reclaiming American Patriotism by Mickey Z
50 Self-Help Classics: 50 Inspirational Books to Transform Your Life by Tom Butler-Bowdon
The Age of Jackson by Arthur Meier Schlesinger Jr.
America as Second Creation: Technology and Narratives of New Beginnings by David E. Nye
America's First Dynasty: The Adamses, 1735-1918 by Richard Brookhiser
American Bloomsbury by Susan Cheever
American Literary Readings by Leonidas Warren Payne
American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman by F. O. Matthiessen
American Transcendentalism: A History by Philip F. Gura
Americans Who Tell the Truth by Robert Shetterly
Animal Internet: Nature and the Digital Revolution by Alexander Pschera
Bird relics: grief and vitalism in Thoreau by Branka Arsić
Book by Book: Notes on Reading and Life by Michael Dirda
The Book of Concord: Thoreau's Life as a Writer by William Howarth
Borderline times het einde van de normaliteit by Dirk de Wachter
The Cambridge Companion to Henry David Thoreau by Joel Myerson
Chop Wood, Carry Water by Rick Fields
Civil Disobedience by Andrew Kirk
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
Cobblestone: Thirty Greatest Americans 2010 January by Cobblestone magazine
The Concord Quartet: Alcott, Emerson, Hawthorne, Thoreau and the Friendship That Freed the American Mind by Samuel A. Schreiner Jr.
Concord's Happy Rebel: Henry David Thoreau by Hildegarde Hawthorne
Cosmic Consciousness: A Study in the Evolution of the Human Mind by Richard Maurice Bucke
Creating the John Brown Legend: Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, Child and Higginson in Defense of the Raid on Harpers Ferry by Janet Kemper Beck
The Days of Henry Thoreau by Walter Harding
Do You Think You're Clever?: The Oxford and Cambridge Questions by John Farndon
Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson by Jennifer Michael Hecht
Emerson among the Eccentrics: A Group Portrait by Carlos Baker
Essays: Personal and Impersonal by Milton Hindus
Existentialism and Modern Literature by Davis Dunbar McElroy
Familiar Studies of Men and Books by Robert Louis Stevenson
Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History by Kurt Andersen
The First Time I Met Frank O'Hara: Reading Gay American Writers by Rick Whitaker
Firsts: The Book Collector's Magazine: September, 1999, Volume 9, Number 9 by Kathryn Smiley
The Flowering of New England by Van Wyck Brooks
Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism by Susan Jacoby
Great Peacemakers: True Stories from Around the World by Ken Beller
The Heart of Thoreau's Journals by Odell Shepard
Henry Builds a Cabin by D. B. Johnson
Henry David Thoreau by Joseph Wood Krutch
Henry David Thoreau : a descriptive bibliography by Raymond R. Borst
Henry David Thoreau, What Manner of Man? (New England Writers Series) by Edward Wagenknecht
Henry David Thoreau: A Life by Laura Dassow Walls
Henry David Thoreau: A Neighbor to Nature by Catherine Reef
Henry David Thoreau: Writer, Thinker, Naturalist (Historical American Biographies) by Pat McCarthy
Henry Thoreau as Remembered by a Young Friend by Edward Waldo Emerson
Henry Thoreau: A Life of the Mind by Robert D. Richardson Jr.
Hermits: The Insights of Solitude by Peter France
A hound, a bay horse, and a turtle-dove; a life of Thoreau for the young reader by James Playsted Wood
Immortal Last Words: History's Most Memorable Dying Remarks, Deathbed Statements and Final Farewells by Terry Breverton
In Depth: Essayists for Our Time by Carl H. Klaus
In The Footsteps of Thoreau: 25 Historic & Nature Walks on Cape Cod by Adam Gamble
The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander Von Humboldt, the Lost Hero of Science by Andrea Wulf
A Journey into the Transcendentalists' New England (ArtPlace series) by R. Todd Felton
Life List: A Woman's Quest for the World's Most Amazing Birds by Olivia Gentile
Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great Philosophers {complete} by Elbert Hubbard
Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great Philosophers: Thoreau by Elbert Hubbard
Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women by Harriet Reisen
Louisa May and Mr. Thoreau's Flute by Julie Dunlap
March by Geraldine Brooks
Margaret Fuller: An American Romantic Life, Vol. 1: The Private Years by Charles Capper
Margaret Fuller: From Transcendentalism to Revolution by Paula Blanchard
A Mirror for Greatness: Six Americans by Bruce Bliven
Mr. Emerson's Cook by Judy Schachner
Mr. Emerson's Wife by Amy Belding Brown
A Mystery for Thoreau by Kin Platt
National Geographic Magazine 1981 v159 #3 March by Wilbur E. Garrett
A Necessary Evil: A History of American Distrust of Government by Garry Wills
Never Learn Anything from History by Kate Beaton
The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail by Jerome Lawrence
The Oxford Book of American Literary Anecdotes by Donald Hall
Penguin Dictionary of American Folklore by Alan Axelrod
A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
A Political Companion to Henry David Thoreau by Jack Turner
The Politics Book by Paul Kelly
Portrait: A Life of Thomas Eakins by William S. McFeely
A Power Governments Cannot Suppress by Howard Zinn
The Primal Roots of American Philosophy: Pragmatism, Phenomenology, and Native American Thought by Bruce Wilshire
The Prince of War: Billy Graham's Crusade for a Wholly Christian Empire by Cecil Bothwell
Published & Perished: Memoria, Eulogies & Remembrances of American Writers by Steven Gilbar
Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature by Linda Lear
A Skeptic's Guide to Writers' Houses by Anne Trubek
The Spiritual Athlete by Ray Berry
Status Anxiety by Alain de Botton
Stealing the General by Russell S. Bondsquoted
The Strange Case of Edward Gorey by Alexander Theroux
Thoreau by Henry Seidel Canby
Thoreau country : photographs and text selections from the works of H. D. Thoreau by Herbert W. Gleason
A Thoreau Profile by Milton Meltzer
The Thoreau You Don't Know: What the Prophet of Environmentalism Really Meant by Robert Sullivan
Thoreau's Country: Journey through a Transformed Landscape by David R. Foster
Thoreau, man of Concord by Walter Harding
Thoreau: A Sublime Life by Maximilien Le Roynot in English Common Knowledge
The Trouble with Tom: The Strange Afterlife and Times of Thomas Paine by Paul Collins
Voices of a People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
Voices of Despair: Four Motifs in American Literature by Edward Stone
Walden by Henry David Thoreau
Walden & On the Duty of Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau
Walden and Other Writings by Henry David Thoreau
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald
Wonderland Avenue : tales of glamour and excess by Daniel Sugerman
Woodsburner by John Pipkin
A Yankee in Canada by Henry David Thoreau
The Year of Decision 1846 by Bernard DeVoto

Character description

Henry David Thoreau (born David Henry Thoreau; July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862) was an American author and poet, now best known for his book 'Walden'.

Henry David Thoreau in Wikipedia

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