For 85 years, Henry Beston's The Outermost House has been THE definitive book about Cape Cod. Now, Don Wilding, co-founder of the Henry Beston Society, tells the story behind Beston's timeless nature classic. Learn about: * How "The Outermost House" inspired legislators in Washington to establish the Cape Cod National Seashore. * How Henry Beston's trail to Cape Cod began at the Battle of Verdun in World War I. * The influence that Henry Beston and "The Outermost House" had on Rachel Carson, other nature writers, and the American environmental movement. * The Cape Cod stories that you won't find in "The Outermost House." * The winter hurricane that claimed Beston's house in 1978.
Henry Beston's Cape Cod