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The monkey wrench gang

Author: Edward Abbey
Publisher: Philadelphia : Lippincott, [1975]
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st 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
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Abbey, Edward, 1927-1989.
Monkey wrench gang.
Philadelphia : Lippincott, [1975]
(OCoLC)643634775
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Abbey
ISBN: 0397010842 9780397010844 038071339X 9780380713394 9780061129766 0061129763
OCLC Number: 1256794
Description: 352 pages : map (on lining paper) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Edward Abbey.

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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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