John Muir (1838 – 1914) was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature are read by millions even nowadays.
“The Mountains of California” is the book that contains John Muir's descriptions of his favorite place in the world – the mountains of California. As he was considered a nature enthusiast his work is undoubtedly considered as a travel guide for people that wouldn't or couldn't visit the area of the west coast of the United States. This book will satisfy the nature lover who observes the outdoors closely and analytically and feels joy in the wilderness. Have a nice reading.