Divine wilderness: John Muir's spiritual and political journey

Flinders, Tim
http://www.theecologist.org/essays/2987608/divine_wilderness_john_muirs_spiritual_and_political_journey.html

Publisher:  The Ecologist
Date Written:  06/05/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX19475

For John Muir, founder of America's national parks, immersion in nature was a blessing providing direct communion with divinity,and the cause of a spiritual awakening that inspired his life's work: to preserve wilderness and communicate the beauty, wonder and fragility of nature, sharing widely the source of his own enlightenment.