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Desert Solitaire, Edward Abbey - Abbey's account of two seasons spent as a ranger in Arches National Park is about soul-searching, but without an ounce of New Age squish
My all time favorite book! I lived near Lake Powell in the 60's and loved this area. I totally relate to this book.
Desert Solitaire - Edward Abbey
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Edward Abbey at his Desert Solitaire home.
Desert Solitaire by Edward Abbey. My favorite book of all time.
The Monkey Wrench Gang - Edward Abbey
Edward Abbey one of my favorite authors
The Monkey Wrench Gang, Edward Abbey. Definitely on my top five, best books ever read!
I had no idea this cover was by Edward Gorey - had to read this for Trads I, permanently scarred by some of the puritan sermons therein.
This was the original I saw. Now, due I'm sure, to the yuppie wear logo, it's changed to life is sweet.
Any parent of a child on the autism spectrum would find this very good book frighteningly plausible.
wandering around with your head still in the book are reading....
Pure magic. My father gave me this when I turned 18, and it went to college with me my freshman year. It stayed with me even though I no longer have that copy of the book.