Edward Abbey Fire on the Mountain

ISBN 13: 9780062193902

Fire on the Mountain

3.82 avg rating
( 1,308 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780062193902: Fire on the Mountain

The Thoreau of the American West.
Larry McMurty, author of Lonesome Dove

Abbey is a fresh breath from the father reaches and canyons of the diminishing frontier.
Houston Chronicle

One of the very best writers to deal with the American West.
---Washington Post

A half-century after its original publication, Edward Abbey s classic 1962 novel, Fire on the Mountain, still retains its beauty, power, and relevance. Now with a new introduction by New York Timesbestseller Douglas Brinkley

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

7 1-hour cassettes

From the Back Cover:

Edward Abbey was a hero to environmentalists and rebels of every stripe. With Fire on the Mountain, this literary giant of the New West gave readers a powerful, moving, and enduring tale that gloriously celebrates the undying spirit of American individualism. This fiftieth anniversary edition, with an introduction by historian Douglas Brinkley, reminds readers of Abbey's powerful conviction that "a patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government."

John Vogelin's land is his life—a barren stretch of New Mexican wilderness mercifully bypassed by civilization. Then the government moves in. And suddenly the elderly, mule-stubborn rancher is confronting the combined land-grabbing greed of the county sheriff, the Department of the Interior, the Atomic Energy Commission, and the U.S. Air Force. But a tough old man is like a mountain lion: if you back him into a corner, he'll come out fighting.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Edward Abbey
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800621939020000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.19
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Brinkley, Douglas (int); Abbey, Edward
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 18923979-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Abbey, Edward
Published by Harper Collins Publishers
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0062193902

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Abbey, Edward
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2012. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # VC-9780062193902

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Edward Abbey
Published by HARPER PERENNIAL, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HARPER PERENNIAL, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 202 x 134 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Thoreau of the American West. --Larry McMurty, author of Lonesome Dove Abbey is a fresh breath from the father reaches and canyons of the diminishing frontier. --Houston Chronicle One of the very best writers to deal with the American West. --Washington Post A half-century after its original publication, Edward Abbey s classic 1962 novel, Fire on the Mountain, still retains its beauty, power, and relevance. Now with a new introduction by New York Times bestseller Douglas Brinkley (The Wilderness Warrior, Walter Cronkite), this extraordinary tale by the legendary icon of the environmentalism movement and author of The Monkey Wrench Gang proudly celebrates rugged American individualism, as it tells the story of one tough old loner s stand against the combined, well-armed forces of government that are determined to clear him from his land. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780062193902

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Edward Abbey
Published by HARPER PERENNIAL, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HARPER PERENNIAL, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 202 x 134 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Thoreau of the American West. --Larry McMurty, author of Lonesome Dove Abbey is a fresh breath from the father reaches and canyons of the diminishing frontier. --Houston Chronicle One of the very best writers to deal with the American West. --Washington Post A half-century after its original publication, Edward Abbey s classic 1962 novel, Fire on the Mountain, still retains its beauty, power, and relevance. Now with a new introduction by New York Times bestseller Douglas Brinkley (The Wilderness Warrior, Walter Cronkite), this extraordinary tale by the legendary icon of the environmentalism movement and author of The Monkey Wrench Gang proudly celebrates rugged American individualism, as it tells the story of one tough old loner s stand against the combined, well-armed forces of government that are determined to clear him from his land. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780062193902

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Edward Abbey
Published by HARPER PERENNIAL, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HARPER PERENNIAL, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 202 x 134 mm. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The Thoreau of the American West. --Larry McMurty, author of Lonesome Dove Abbey is a fresh breath from the father reaches and canyons of the diminishing frontier. --Houston Chronicle One of the very best writers to deal with the American West. --Washington Post A half-century after its original publication, Edward Abbey s classic 1962 novel, Fire on the Mountain, still retains its beauty, power, and relevance. Now with a new introduction by New York Times bestseller Douglas Brinkley (The Wilderness Warrior, Walter Cronkite), this extraordinary tale by the legendary icon of the environmentalism movement and author of The Monkey Wrench Gang proudly celebrates rugged American individualism, as it tells the story of one tough old loner s stand against the combined, well-armed forces of government that are determined to clear him from his land. Bookseller Inventory # BZE9780062193902

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Abbey, Edward
Published by Modern Classics (2012)
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Modern Classics, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0062193902

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Abbey, Edward/ Brinkley, Douglas (INT)
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New Softcover Quantity Available: 6
Seller
VNHM SHOP
(Pompano Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover. Book Condition: New. "The Thoreau of the American West."—Larry McMurty, author of Lonesome Dove"Abbey is a fresh breath from the father reaches and canyons of the diminishing frontier."—Houston Chronicle"One of the very best writers to deal with the American West."—Washington PostA half-century after its original publication, Edward Abbey’s classic 1962 novel,Fire on the Mountain, still retains its beauty, power, and relevance. Now with a new introduction byNew York Times bestseller Douglas Brinkley (The Wilderness Warrior,Walter Cronkite), this extraordinary tale by the legendary icon of the environmentalism movement and author ofThe Monkey Wrench Gang proudly celebrates rugged American individualism, as it tells the story of one tough old loner’s stand against the combined, well-armed forces of government that are determined to clear him from his land. Bookseller Inventory # 113534896

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.93
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Abbey, Edward
Published by Modern Classics
ISBN 10: 0062193902 ISBN 13: 9780062193902
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Modern Classics. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0062193902 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2132260217

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book