In this wise and lyrical book about landscapes of the desert and the mind, Edward Abbey guides us beyond the wall of the city and asphalt belting of superhighways to special pockets of wilderness that stretch from the interior of Alaska to the dry lands of Mexico.
|Publisher:||Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.51(d)|
About the Author
The author of Desert Solitaire and The Monkey Wrench Gang is unchallenged among radicals of all ages. Edward Abbey, an American icon, called "the original fly in the ointment" by Tom McGuane, today has roads and a town named after him.
Table of Contents
|1||A Walk in the Desert Hills||1|
|2||How It Was||51|
|3||Days and Nights in Old Pariah||69|
|5||The Damnation of a Canyon||95|
|6||A Colorado River Journal||105|
|7||On the High Edge of Texas||125|
|8||Down to the Sea of Cortez||137|
|9||The Ancient Dust||149|
|10||Gather at the River||163|
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