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Abbey in America : A Philosopher's Legacy in a New Century.

Author/Creator:
Murray, John A.
Publication:
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2015.
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Book
1 online resource (232 pages)
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Subjects:
Abbey, Edward, -- 1927-1989 -- Criticism and interpretation.
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Electronic books.
Summary:
Abbey in America, published forty years after Abbey's popular novel The Monkey Wrench Gang, features an all-star list of contributors, including journalists, authors, scholars, and two of Abbey's best friends as they explore Abbey's ideas and legacy through their unique literary, personal, and scholarly perspectives.
Contents:
Front Cover
Title Page
Copyright
Contents
Preface
Introduction: Edward Abbey, Yesterday and Today
PART 1: SCHOLARLY PERSPECTIVES
1: Equal Parts Anger and Love: A Posthumous Interview with Edward Abbey / Kathleen Dean Moore
2: One Man's Terrorist: Reclaiming Edward Abbey for the Post-9/11 Era / Michael Branch
3: Edward Abbey on Immigration / John Alcock
4: Abbey in the Anthropocene / Curt Meine
5: Abbey's Secret / Ben A. Minteer
PART 2: INDEPENDENT AUTHORS
6: The View from Alaska / Nancy Lord
7: A Meditation on Two Works by Ed Abbey / Glenn Vanstrum
PART 3: FRIENDS, ACQUAINTANCES, AND COLLEAGUES
8: Abbey's Road / Edward Hoagland
9: Desert Solitaire Revisited / Doug Peacock
10: Abbey Following His Own Truth / Jack Loeffler
11: On the Edge with Edward Abbey, Charles Ives, and the Outlaws / Charles Bowden
12: The Age of Abbey / John A. Murray
PART 4: A NEW GENERATION
13: Faraway / Genoa Alexander
14: Valle de la Luna / Esther Rose Honig
Afterword
APPENDIX: The Fool's Progress: An Honest Novel / A Review by John A. Murray
Further Reading
Contributors
Index
Back Cover.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Murray, John A. Abbey in America
ISBN:
9780826355188
9780826355171
OCLC:
908248746