The Best of Walden and Civil Disobedience
The Best of Walden and Civil Disobedience Author:Henry David Thoreau Two great works by Thoreau - the 19th century author closest to today's turbulent generation. — WALDEN — Thoreau rebelled against the Establishment of his day. He rejected the world's definition of "success" and demanded a life of personal freedom. In Walden he describes his famous experiment in living close to nature. — CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE — The ori... more »ginator of nonviolent resistance, Thoreau waged a one-man protest against his government's support of slavery and war. He refused to pay his poll tax and was thrown into jail. Civil Disobedience explains why --and when--he believes honest men must stand against injustice.
This is a Teacher's Edition. In the center of the book there are 47 blue pages that help the teacher ask questions of the students to help them learn. Also there are quiz questions and answers included.« less