A book that will set the course for the environmental movement for years to come, Confessions of an Eco-Warrior is an inspiring ecological call to arms by America's foremost and most controversial environmental activist. "Rude and brilliant. Read it and you will see the future".William Kittredge.
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About the Author
A cofounder and former member of Earth First!, Dave Foreman is currently chairperson of the Wildlands Project and Executive Editor of the Wild Earth report. He lives in Tucson, Arizona, where he produces an environmental catalog, Books of the Big Outside.
Table of Contents
|1.||In Time of Crisis||1|
|3.||Putting the Earth First||25|
|4.||Who Speaks for Wolf?||37|
|5.||The Arrogance of Enlightenment||51|
|6.||The Wilderness Gene||55|
|7.||Preserving the Wilderness Experience||59|
|8.||The Destruction of Wilderness||69|
|9.||My Heroes Used to Be Cowboys||87|
|10.||Return of the Wolf||105|
|11.||The Principles of Monkeywrenching||109|
|12.||In Defense of Monkeywrenching||117|
|13.||Is Tree Spiking Necessary?||149|
|15.||The Perils of Illegal Action||167|
|16.||Some Thoughts on True Believers, Intolerance, Diversity ... and Ed Abbey||171|
|17.||Dreaming Big Wilderness||177|
|18.||Making the Most of Professionalism||193|
|19.||Whither Earth First!?||213|
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
The arguements are posed in an excellent manor and looks at both sides of the direct action debate. This book is more than worth reading it should be required reading.