John Muir: Young Naturalist (Childhood of Famous Americans)
by Montrew Dunham
John Muir was born in Scotland and emigrated to Wisconsin when he was eleven. He loved nature and traveled widely but is best known as an advocate for the protection and preservation of Yosemite Valley in California's Sierra Nevada. This easy-to-read biography takes a look at Muir's life as young naturalist.
192 pages, illustrated, paperback
Target Age Group: 08 to 12