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Henry David Thoreau

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Henry David Thoreau was an American naturalist, essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay "Civil Disobedience", an argument for disobedience to an unjust state. Wikipedia

Thoreau was also a Surveyor who performed many surveys of the area surrounding Concord Massachusetts

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