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by Hannah Leitheiser

Unclean

My First Summer in the Sierra

John Muir

1917

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2017-04-12

"most Indians I have seen are not a whit more natural in their lives than we civilized whites. Perhaps if I knew them better I should like them better. The worst thing about them is their uncleanliness. Nothing truly wild is unclean." - John Muir