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Henry Thoreau

In this chapter of Walden, Thoreau makes explicit his goal in moving to the spartan cabin he constructed on the shore of Walden Pond in the chapter's opening words: "I wished to live deliberately,...

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Henry Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau's perspective on Transcendentalism was one that emphasized two main themes of this movement. The first aspect of Thoreau's worldview (as expressed through his writings) was his...

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Henry Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau was an American essayist, and philosopher. He is best known for his book Walden and his essay "Civil Disobedience," an argument for disobedience against unfair governments. His...

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