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11 edition of John Muir and Stickeen found in the catalog.

John Muir and Stickeen

an Alaskan adventure

by Elizabeth Koehler-Pentacoff

  • 76 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Millbrook Press in Brookfield, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska
    • Subjects:
    • Muir, John, 1838-1914 -- Travel -- Alaska -- Juvenile literature,
    • Muir, John, 1838-1914 -- Travel -- Alaska,
    • Dogs -- Alaska -- Anecdotes -- Juvenile literature,
    • Stickeen (Dog) -- Juvenile literature,
    • Stickeen (Dog),
    • Dogs

    • About the Edition

      Describes an episode in the life of conservationist John Muir when he was stranded on a glacier with a brave dog, Stickeen.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Elizabeth Koehler-Pentacoff ; illustrated by Karl Swanson.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Anecdotes
      ContributionsSwanson, Karl W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL795.D6 K814 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3672147M
      ISBN 10076132769X, 0761319972
      LC Control Number2003002218

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        Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg 13 by John Muir; Stickeen by John Muir. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Muir, John, Title: Stickeen Language: English: LoC Class. John Muir’s Dog Stickeen An older John Muir with a dog. Stickeen wasn’t even naturalist John Muir’s dog, yet he was Muir’s faithful companion as the explorer made a treacherous journey across a glacier in the southeastern section of Alaska.

      I bought this book while visiting John Muir house in Martinez California. I wanted to have a book that my grandson and I could read together before going to sleep when he visited me. I got the audio so that I could listen to the book before we started reading it to see if it was appropriate for his age..(6) what a wonderful adventure in words. Stickeen: John Muir: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Your Store Deals Author: John Muir.


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Stickeen is one of those classic man-and-his-faithful-companion stories that easily win children's hearts. This is a captivating introduction to the life and values of John Muir. The text is adapted from Muir's original account and the grand illustrations evoke the glacial wilderness of southeastern Alaska in hauntingly windswept icy blues/5().

John Muir's account of his days with Stickeen is absolutely wonderful. I was a little concerned that a nonfiction piece from the late 's would be boring - John Muir is anything but boring/5().

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This work is in the public domain in the United States of America. Stickeen [John Muir] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Stickeen In the summer of I set out from Fort Wrangel in a canoe to continue the exploration of the icy region of John Muir and Stickeen book Alaska/5(). Stickeen [John Muir] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Buy Stickeen on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders/5(). This true tale actually happened in Alaska to the famous naturalist, John Muir, and it became what he called the most memorable of all his wild days. One day, Muir set out to explore a huge glacier during a blizzard.

Stickeen--an aloof little dog belonging to a fellow traveler--insisted on going along. They become stranded on the glacier/5. John Muir and Stickeen Muir is best known for his work to establish and conserve America's national parks, but he was also a farmer, inventor, explorer and writer.

Muir loved all things wild, and felt that tame animals and livestock had lost their wildness, and therefore much of their intelligence and spirit/5(3). Stickeen: John Muir and the Brave little Dog By John Muir, as retold by Donnell Rubay.

Illustrated by Christopher Canyon. Book Jacket Summary. A part of the John Muir Exhibit, by Sierra Club John Muir Education Project. John Muir and Stickeen: an Alaskan Adventure, by Elizabeth Koehler-Pentacoff, Illustrated by Karl Swanson.

This picture book is for younger children than Rubay's book (K-3). The author tells the story in the present tense. by Dan E. Anderson and Harold Wood InJohn Muir made his second trip to Alaska.

On this trip he explored Brady Glacier, which empties into Taylor Bay in what is now Glacier Bay National Park, with a friend's dog, Stickeen. Stickeen (Illustrated overview of Muir's celebrated story of an adventure with a dog on a glacier) "Stickeen: The Story of a Dog", by John Muir -- the originally published version, with annotations (file size = 54 K) "Stickeen: An Adventure with a Dog and a Glacier", by John Muir -- exerpted from Travels in Alaska.

'John Muir's "Stickeen" and the Lessons of Nature', by Ronald H. Limbaugh (), the text from the book's dust jacket. A part of the John Muir Exhibit, by Harold Wood and Harvey Chinn. Shelves: non-fiction This is a true story of John Muir's expedition around Glacier Bay with a faithful dog belonging to his friend named Stickeen.

The account is exciting and the soft realistic illustrations make it a great read aloud. Carolyn Hammond rated it it was amazing/5. An illustrated edition of the well-loved tale in which world-famous naturalist John Muir recounts how he and a dog named Stickeen struggled to cross an Alaskan glacier during an ice storm.

An exhilarating story that has become an American hed in conjunction with Rick : CreateSpace Publishing. Memoir. Classic short story about a little black dog, Stickeen, companion to John Muir ( - ) on his summer exploration of Glacier Bay, Alaska.

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It is about a trip he took in Alaska () with a dog named Stickeen and their outing together on a glacier. It is one of Muir's best-known writings, and is now considered a classic dog : John Muir.

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Books. Go Search.John Muir; Illustrations by Carl Buell; Afterword by Malcolm Margolin An exhilarating American classic An illustrated edition of the well-loved tale in which world-famous naturalist John Muir recounts how he and a dog named Stickeen struggled to cross an .Comments: John Muir was the father of the conservation movement in the early 20th Century, with his work focusing on the California Wilderness and specifically Yosemite National Park.

Stickeen: An Adventure with a Dog and a Glacier was a short memoir written by Muir inwhile on a trip to Alaska.