Walden and Civil Disobedience

by Henry David Thoreau

In addition to pairing Thoreau’s two famous works, this volume contains a large section entitled “Contexts and Comments,” which includes essays, letters, and excerpts contextualizing and further expanding on Thoreau’sthemes.

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 448 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.96 out of 5
  • Published April 27th 2000 by Wadsworth Publishing
  • ISBN: 0395980771 (ISBN13: 9780395980774)
  • Edition Language: English

In addition to pairing Thoreau’s two famous works, this volume contains a large section entitled “Contexts and Comments,” which includes essays, letters, and excerpts contextualizing and further expanding on Thoreau’s themes. Some of the world’s most prominent humanitarians and authors have been influenced by and have responded to Thoreau’s seminal works; this new edition features writings by Angelina Grimke, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Mary Wilkins Freeman, Leo Tolstoy, Mohandas Gandhi, and Martin Luther King, Jr.