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America's bachelor uncle : Henry Thoreau and the American polity

Contrary to conventional views, this work argues that Thoreau was one of America's most powerful and least understood political thinkers. He is shown to be a profound social critic, genuinely concerned with the moral foundations of public life.
Print Book, English, 1996
University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, 1996