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The monkey wrench gang

Author: Edward Abbey; R Crumb
Publisher: Salt Lake City : Dream Garden Press, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 10th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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Ex-Green Beret George Hayduke returns from war to find his beloved southwestern desert threatened by industrial development. Joining with Bronx exile and feminist saboteur Bonnie Abzug, wilderness guide and outcast Mormon Seldom Seen Smith, and libertarian billboard torcher Doc Sarvis, M.D., Hayduke is ready to fight the power. They (the Monkey Wrench Gang) take on the strip miners, clear-cutters, and the highway,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Abbey; R Crumb
ISBN: 094268818X 9780942688184 0942688198 9780942688191
OCLC Number: 12030880
Description: 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Edward Abbey ; illustrations by R. Crumb.

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Ex-Green Beret George Hayduke returns from war to find his beloved southwestern desert threatened by industrial development. Joining with Bronx exile and feminist saboteur Bonnie Abzug, wilderness guide and outcast Mormon Seldom Seen Smith, and libertarian billboard torcher Doc Sarvis, M.D., Hayduke is ready to fight the power. They (the Monkey Wrench Gang) take on the strip miners, clear-cutters, and the highway, dam, and bridge builders who are threatening the natural habitat in this is a comedic novel of destructive mayhem and outrageous civil disobedience.

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