Sigurd F. Olson

 

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  1. The Meaning of Wilderness
    Sigurd F. Olson (1899-1982) was one of the greatest environmentalists of the twentieth century. A conservation activist and popular writer, Olson introduced a generation of readers to the importance of wilderness. He served as... Learn More
    Published: 1st August 2015
    Paperback | £14.99
  2. Wilderness Days

    Wilderness Days

    By Sigurd F. Olson

    Series Fesler-Lampert Minnesota Heritage

    University of Minnesota Press

    In the evocative words of one of America's best-loved nature writers, Wilderness Days brings together the essence of the magnificent wilderness with which he so deeply identifies. Sigurd F. Olson collects from his writings those... Learn More
    Published: 29th February 2012
    Paperback | £14.99
  3. Spirit Of The North
    Sigurd F. Olson was the most beloved wilderness advocate of his generation. His renowned writings, including the nature classics The Singing Wilderness and Listening Point, evoke the singular beauty and richness of the northern... Learn More
    Published: 7th January 2004
    Hardback | £18.99
  4. Open Horizons

    Open Horizons

    By Sigurd F. Olson

    Series Fesler-Lampert Minnesota Heritage

    University of Minnesota Press

    Sigurd Olson's love affair with the wilderness began in a stream near his house in Wisconsin -- he caught his first trout there with a tamarack wand, black thread, and a grasshopper as bait. Open Horizons is his autobiography,... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 1998
    Paperback | £12.99
  5. Of Time And Place
    Of Time and Place is a legacy from one of the best-loved nature writers of our time. In this, his last book, completed just before his death, Sigurd F. Olson guides readers through his wide-ranging memories of a lifetime dedicated... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 1998
    Paperback | £12.99
  6. Lonely Land

    Lonely Land

    By Sigurd F. Olson

    Series Fesler-Lampert Minnesota Heritage

    University of Minnesota Press

    "There are few places left on the North American continent where men can still see the country as it was before Europeans came and know some of the challenges and freedoms of those who saw it first, but in the Canadian Northwest... Learn More
    Published: 13th August 1997
    Paperback | £12.99