Henry Thoreau's Accomplishments

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Henry D. Thoreau's book “Walden” or, “A Life in the Woods” Is a very well-written book about a reflection upon simple living in natural surrounding on the shore of Walden Pond, in Concord, Massachusetts. It covered many of his accomplishments and struggles of living off the land in the woods or simple living. Some of his accomplishments were Building his own house from the ground up, cultivating and sustaining himself from off the land, and changing the lives of others through nature. But as previously stated he also had his struggles. One of his biggest troubles and the one I will be focusing on is not wanting to trade with others because of his goal of being self-sustaining off the

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