John Muir: a cultural hero lost in his mythology

 

John Muir, the legendary preservationist who wandered the Sierra Nevada, tends to be viewed as a hero dressed in simple guise; a closer look shows him as a complex man, like the rest of us capable of gloom and hesitation. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/9.16/download-entire-issue

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