Desert Solitaire

Author: Edward Abbey
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816510573
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An account of the author's existence, observations and reflections, as a seasonal park ranger in southeast Utah

Desert Solitaire

Author: Edward Abbey
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ISBN: 9780860721420
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When "Desert Solitaire" was first published in 1968, it became the focus of a nationwide cult. Rude and sensitive. Thought-provoking and mystical. Angry and loving. Both Abbey and this book are all of these and more.

Confessions Of A Barbarian

Author: Edward Abbey
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
ISBN: 9781555662875
Size: 26.22 MB
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Iconoclast, activist, philosopher, and spiritual father of the environmental movement, the author of The Monkeywrench Gang was also an avid journal keeper.

Appalachian Wilderness

Author: Eliot Porter
Publisher: Bristol Park Books
ISBN: 9780884860129
Size: 17.93 MB
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The photography of Eliot Porter captures the majestic beauty of the Appalachian wilderness.

The Best Of Edward Abbey

Author: Edward Abbey
Publisher: Counterpoint LLC
ISBN: 9781578051212
Size: 23.31 MB
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This is the only major collection of Abbey’s writings compiled by the author himself: in his own words, “to present what I think is both the best and most representative of my writing—so far.” It serves up a rich feast of fiction ...

The Wilderness Reader

Author: Frank Bergon
Publisher: University of Nevada Press
ISBN: 9780874172508
Size: 75.44 MB
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Off and on between 1956 and 1971 , Abbey worked as a seasonal National Park
Service ranger and fire lookout in the Southwest, and his experience as a ranger
in Utah's Arches National Monument served as a basis for Desert Solitaire: A
Season in the Wilderness (1968). In later books, A Journey Home: Some Words
in Defense of the American West (1977) and Abbey's Road (1979), he became
even more purposefully iconoclastic, irreverent, offended, and offensive as he
watched ...

Black Sun

Author: Edward Abbey
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
ISBN: 9781555662868
Size: 29.81 MB
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Edward Abbey's first love was to write fiction, and as so many of his friends pointed out, Black Sun was his own personal favorite book. It contains some of his most lyrical writing, and it is unusually gentle and introspective for him.

Fire On The Mountain

Author: Edward Abbey
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When the United States Air Force attempts to take possession of his ranch to extend its missile range at White Sands, John Vogelin undertakes a life of defiance