Books by Robert M. Thorson

WALDEN'S SHORE by Robert M. Thorson
Released: Dec. 16, 2013

"An intriguing academic book best read in conjunction with Walden."
Thorson (Geology/Univ. of Connecticut; Beyond Walden: The Hidden History of America's Kettle Lake and Ponds, 2009, etc.) follows up his earlier work by establishing Henry David Thoreau's own scientific credentials. Read full book review >
Released: May 12, 2009

"A rich, exhaustive account of one of America's threatened ecological jewels."
Geological and social history of America since the ice age, centered around the many glacial kettle lakes scattered across the northeastern and north-central United States. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"Fascinating—a fine adjunct to the art and poetry of the New England stone wall. (Photographs)"
A skillful geo-archaeological study of New England's stone walls. Read full book review >