Great Books Walden

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1. Why is Walden of relevance to young people?



2. What changes were taking place in American society during the time Thoreau wrote?



3. What did the Transcendentalists believe, according to the video?



4. Who was Thoreau's mentor?



5. How much exactly did Thoreau's house near Walden Pond cost to build?



6. How long exactly did Thoreau stay at his cabin at Walden Pond?