Behind the Mic: On The Yosemite by John Muir, Read by Nick McArdle
Jo Reed and Brian Price Discuss John Muir’s Observations of California’s Iconic Wilderness
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On today’s episode, host Jo Reed and AudioFile contributor Brian Price discuss John Muir’s observations crafted over the two years he lived in a tiny cabin alongside Yosemite Creek. Narrator Nick McArdle is a Scotsman, like Muir, and the author’s words wash over listeners like a walk in the woods. McArdle imparts all of the author’s enthusiasm for every encounter with the park’s flora, fauna, and geology. Muir’s spirit of discovery and magical descriptions live on in this beautiful narrative trek through an awe-inspiring ecosystem.
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