Download e-book for kindle: Abbey in America: A Philosopher's Legacy in a New Century by John A. Murray

By John A. Murray

greater than twenty-five years after his dying, iconic author and nature activist Edward Abbey (1927–1989) continues to be an influential presence within the American environmental circulation. Abbey’s top recognized works remain commonly learn and encourage discourse at the key matters dealing with modern American society, really with appreciate to urbanization and know-how. Abbey in the United States, released 40 years after Abbey’s well known novel The Monkey Wrench Gang, good points an all-star checklist of participants, together with newshounds, authors, students, and of Abbey’s top acquaintances as they discover Abbey’s rules and legacy via their certain literary, own, and scholarly perspectives.

ABOUT THE EDITOR
John A. Murray is the writer of forty-five books, together with Cinema Southwest: An Illustrated consultant to the films and Their destinations, which got the Southwest publication Award, and Mythmakers of the West: Shaping America’s mind's eye, which got the Colorado ebook Award. He used to be the founding editor of the area nature sequence for Oxford collage Press and of the yank Nature Writing annual for Sierra membership Books. between his books is Writing approximately Nature: an inventive advisor, additionally on hand from the college of recent Mexico Press.

Show description

Read or Download Abbey in America: A Philosopher's Legacy in a New Century PDF

Similar nature writing books

New PDF release: The Earwig's Tail: A Modern Bestiary of Multi-legged Legends

In the course of the heart a while, greatly well known bestiaries awarded individuals with descriptions of infrequent and weird animals, ordinarily paired with an ethical or spiritual lesson. within the Earwig's Tail, entomologist may well Berenbaum and illustrator Jay Hosler draw at the strong cultural symbols of those antiquated books to create a stunning and witty bestiary of the insect international.

Chicco Testa,Patrizia Feletig's Contro(la)natura: Perché la natura non è buona, né giusta, PDF

Los angeles natura è una grande macchina che produce vita e morte. Dall'infinitamente piccolo (i batteri) all'infinitamente grande (le galassie), si nasce e si muore ed è solo una questione di pace. Se usiamo con disinvoltura l'aggettivo «naturale», in realtà su questa macchina abbiamo ancora molto da imparare e da capire.

Download e-book for kindle: Woman and Nature: The Roaring Inside Her by Susan Griffin

A seminal paintings of the eco-feminist move, connecting patriarchal society’s mistreatment of ladies with its forget for the Earth’s ecological well-beingWoman and Nature attracts from an enormous and spell binding array of literary, clinical, and philosophical texts in an effort to discover the connection among the denigration of ladies and the forget for the Earth.

New PDF release: Führung und Management für Naturwissenschaftler (German

For the educational researcher who's switching from easy study to undefined, this paintings offers a large yet concise assessment of all of the features and necessities of managers on this planet of undefined. It avoids giving formulaic suggestion, in its place outlining the choice units of instruments and techniques for organizational layout which are to be had.

Extra resources for Abbey in America: A Philosopher's Legacy in a New Century

Sample text

Download PDF sample

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


by James
4.0

Rated 4.05 of 5 – based on 27 votes