A collection of excerpts from the private journals of an eccentric environmentalist features his notes, philosophies, and character sketches, chronicling his lifelong struggle to preserve the Southwestern wilderness. 20,000 first printing.
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Few have cared more about American wilderness than the irascible Cactus Ed. Author of eco-classics such as The Monkey Wrench Gang and Desert Solitaire, Edward Abbey reveals all his rough-hewn edges and passionate beliefs in this witty, outspoken, maddening, and sometimes brilliant selection of journal entries that takes the writer from his early years as a park ranger and would-be literary author up to his death in 1989.
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Book Description Little Brown & Co (P), 1996. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: For four decades, Edward Abbey, novelist and father of the modern environmental movement, turned to his journals when reflecting on the course of his life. Because he left behind no autobiography, these eloquent meditations, philosophical musings, and whimisical doodles offer us the clearest window available into the soul of this literary legend. Everything is here: the acute wit, the searing cynicism, and the effortless prose. Bestselling author of The Monkey Wrench Gang and champion of the American West, Edward Abbey is here revealed as never before. Book jacket. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0316004162
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