Resultados para: edward abbey
An account of the author's existence, observations and reflections, as a seasonal park ranger in southeast Utahsob encomenda
<p>Here is the only collection of writings compiled by Abbey himself, who writes in his own words, 'quot;to present what I think is both the best and most representative of my writing--so far.'quot; Included in this collection are generous selections...
<p>While best known for his fiction, Edward Abbey was also an enthusiastic creator of verse. <i>Earth Apples</i>, Abbey’s first and only collection of poetry, adds to his literary reputation as an irreverent writer. Whether writing about vast desert...
<p>George Washington Hayduke III was last seen clinging to a rock face in the wilds of Utah as an armed posse hunted him down for his eco-radicalist crimes. Now he is back with a fiery need for vengeance.</p><p>In this sequel to the enormously...
<p>Jack Burns is a cowboy and a man out of time. He has a steadfast refusal to accept the what he perceives as the tyranny of the twentieth century world he lives in and instead, Burns opts to ride his feisty chestnut mare across the New West--what...
Black Sun is a bittersweet love story involving an iconoclastic forest ranger and a freckle-faced 'American princess' half his age. Like Lady Chatterley's lover, he initiates her into the rites of sex and the stark, secret harmonies of his...
<p>Billy Vogelin Starr returns home to his beloved New Mexico after nine months away at school only to find his grandfather in a standoff with the United States Government. It seems the government wants to take his land and turn it into an extension...
<p>Finished two weeks before his death, and published posthumously, <i>A Voice Crying in the Wilderness</i> is a collection of aphorism and common sense wisdom filled with sarcastic, witty, and inspirational thoughts on the things Edward Abbey loved...
<p>First published in 1968, <i>Desert Solitaire</i> is one of Edward Abbey’s most critically acclaimed works and marks his first foray into the world of nonfiction writing. Written while Abbey was working as a ranger at Arches National Park outside...
After his third wife leaves him and he shoots his refrigerator, drunken, cynical anarchist Henry Holyroak Lightcap and his dying dog embark on an outlandish journey to West Virginia to atone for past mistakes and to battle the destructive forces of...sob encomenda
Voice Crying in the Wildernesssob encomenda
In the author's classic novel of environmental activism, four rebels declare war on stripminers, clear-cutters, and othe destroyers of the environment and raiders of natural resources. Reprint.