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Paperback:The monkey wrench gang:2004:[New ed.] The monkey wrench gang
Author: Abbey
Publication year: 2004
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Edition: [New ed.]
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Penguin
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780141187624 014118762X
The US government and big business teamed up to build dams and bridges across the American West. A band of individuals teamed up to prevent it happening. In this chaotic comedy their aim is to dismantle the machinery of progress through peaceful means, or otherwise, and to hell with the consequences.
Series title: Modern classics
Additional information: xix, 421 p., 20 cm
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This book may be a bit un-PC and not to everyone's tastes, but it's a great story and highlights environmental injustices which have got worse, not better, since this book was written. Really interesting preface from Robert Redford too.
Joe Disco
West Sussex
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