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  • Thoreau: Walden / Civil Disobedience

  • By: Henry David Thoreau
  • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
  • Length: 11 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 574
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 480
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 476

In 1845 Henry David Thoreau, one of the principal New England Transcendentalists, left the small town of Concord for the country. Beside the lake of Walden he built himself a log cabin and returned to nature, to observe and reflect – while surviving on eight dollars a year. From this experience emerged Walden, one of the great classics of American literature.

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  • Brilliant

  • By Tommy on 08-17-12

great storyteller. Must read classic.

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Reviewed: 07-31-12

Where does Thoreau: Walden / Civil Disobedience (Unabridged) rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

with the best

Who was your favorite character and why?

Henry,the main character with deep thoughts about life. Very useful knowledge of living.

What does Rupert Degas bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

an attitude of awe.

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?


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