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By Edward Abbey

Hailed by way of The manhattan instances as a passionately felt, deeply poetic booklet, the relocating autobiographical paintings of Edward Abbey, thought of the Thoreau of the yankee West, and his ardour for the southwestern wilderness.
Desert Solitaire is a set of vignettes approximately existence within the barren region and the character of the desolate tract itself by means of park ranger and conservationist, Edward Abbey. The ebook info the original adventures and conflicts the writer faces, from facing the wear and tear attributable to improvement of the land or over the top tourism, to studying a lifeless physique. notwithstanding Desert Solitaire is not only a suite of 1 guy s tales, the e-book is usually a philosophical memoir, choked with Abbey s reflections at the wilderness as a paradox, right away attractive and freeing, but in addition separating and harsh. usually in comparison to Thoreau s Walden, Desert Solitaire is a strong dialogue of existence s mysteries set opposed to the stirring backdrop of the yank southwestern desolate tract.

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