The Journey Home

The Journey Home

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by Edward Abbey, Jim Stiles
     
 

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Edward Abbey describes THE JOURNEY HOME as "...partly personal history, one man's odyssey in search of Ithaca. Like so many others in this century I found myself a displaced person shortly after birth and have been looking half of my life for a place to take my stand. Now that I think I've found it, I must defend it. My home is the American West, and this book is…  See more details below

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Edward Abbey describes THE JOURNEY HOME as "...partly personal history, one man's odyssey in search of Ithaca. Like so many others in this century I found myself a displaced person shortly after birth and have been looking half of my life for a place to take my stand. Now that I think I've found it, I must defend it. My home is the American West, and this book is written in its defense."

"He offers a portrait of the West that we'll not soon forget. He gives us the observations of a man who left the urban world to think about the natural world and the myths buried therein." (Publisher's Source)

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ISBN-13:
9780452265622
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
01/28/1991
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
255,208
Product dimensions:
8.26(w) x 11.28(h) x 0.57(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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