Edward Abbey

American author and essayist

1927   -   1989

movement: environmentalism, green anarchism
genre: essay, nature writing, novel
country of citizenship: United States of America
educated at: University of Edinburgh, University of New Mexico
occupation: writer, novelist, philosopher, essayist, screenwriter
influenced by: Aldo Leopold, Henry David Thoreau, Gary Snyder, Peter Kropotkin, A. B. Guthrie Jr.

Edward Paul Abbey (January 29, 1927 – March 14, 1989) was an American author and essayist noted for his advocacy of environmental issues, criticism of public land policies, and anarchist political views. His best-known works include the novel The Monkey Wrench Gang, which has been cited as an inspiration by environmental and eco-terrorist groups, and the non-fiction work Desert Solitaire.
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works

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Jonathan Troy

novel by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1954

The Monkey Wrench Gang

novel by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1975

Desert Solitaire

book by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey
illustrator: Peter Parnall

1968

Down the River

book by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1982

Fire on the Mountain

novel by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1962

Good News

novel by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1980

Black Sun

novel by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1971

The Brave Cowboy

book by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1956

The Fool's Progress

book by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1988

Hayduke Lives

book by Edward Abbey

author: Edward Abbey

1990

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