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Abbey, Edward

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Contents: Introduction / by Douglas Brinkley -- Prologue : the aftermath -- Origins I : A.K. Sarvis, M.D. -- Origins II : George W. Hayduke -- Origins III : Seldom Seen Smith -- Origins IV : Ms. B. Abbzug -- The wooden shoe conspiracy -- The raid at Comb Wash -- Hayduke's night march -- Hayduke and Smith at play -- Search and rescue on the job -- Doc and Bonnie go shopping -- Back to work -- The Kraken's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2006

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Abbey, Edward

Summary: 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. Here, the legendary author of The Monkey Wrench Gang, Abbey's Road and many other critically acclaimed books vividly captures the essence of his life during three seasons as a park...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1990

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Abbey, Edward

Summary: Long considered an underground classic, The Journey Home stands beside Desert Solitude as one of Abbey's most important works. In a voice edged with chagrin, Abbey offers a portrait of the American West that readers will not soon forget, presenting the reflections and observations of a man who left the urban world behind in pursuit of the natural one and the myths buried therein.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 1991

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Abbey, Edward

Summary: Here is the only collection of writings compiled by Abbey himself, who writes in his own words, "to present what I think is both the best and most representative of my writing--so far." Included in this collection are generous selections of his best novels, such as The Brave Cowboy, Black Sun, and his classic The Monkey Wrench Gang, as well as many of his other, more expressive and acerbic...

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Publisher / Publication Date: RosettaBooks 2011

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Abbey, Edward

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Publisher / Publication Date: Holt 1998

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Abbey, Edward

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Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 1991

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Abbey, Edward

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1994

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Abbey, Edward

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 1992

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Gessner, David

Summary: Archetypal wild man Edward Abbey and proper, dedicated Wallace Stegner left their footprints all over the western landscape. Gessner follows the ghosts of these two remarkable writer-environmentalists--from Stegner's birthplace in Saskatchewan to the site of Abbey's pilgrimages to Arches--braiding their stories and asking how they speak to the lives of all those who care about the West. What is...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 978 GES

Summary: After landing himself in jail trying to break out his friend, Jack Burns finds himself alone and on the run from the law. Leading the manhunt is Sheriff Morey Johnson, who must bring Burns to justice despite his own sympathy for the fugitive.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2009

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN LON

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Departures 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.5 OUT

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Publisher / Publication Date: Peebles Press International 1960

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 726.7 WES