Coyotes and Town Dogs: Earth First! and the Environmental Movement

Coyotes and Town Dogs: Earth First! and the Environmental Movement

by Susan Zakin

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Coyotes and Town Dogs: Earth First! and the Environmental Movement by Susan Zakin

From tree-spiking old-growth forests to "cracking" desert dams, Earth First! redefined environmentalism in America. Susan Zakin's fast-paced tale of these scruffy radicals and their suit-and-tie counterparts in Washington, D.C., has been described as an unholy marriage of Hunter S. Thompson and Tom Wolfe. The hipster cowboys who founded Earth First! were the first people to sound the alarm on globalization, extinction, and other major environmental issues that face us today. Zakin's gonzo yet impeccably researched account of the rocky trail leading to the morning when FBI agents rousted Earth First! founder Dave Foreman from his bed at gunpoint is essential reading for anyone who cares about mountains, deserts, and freedom.

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ISBN-13: 9780140144871
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 03/12/1995
Pages: 496
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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