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Thoreau, henry david (thôr`ō, thərō`), 1817–62, american author, naturalist, social activist, and philosopher, b concord, mass, grad harvard, 1837. Henry david thoreau is the fella who brought you civil disobedience and walden pond, and he's the other big name associated with transcendentalism. Use these study resources to assess your understanding of henry david thoreau and transcendentalism feel free to take the interactive quiz at home.
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