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The Resource Desert solitaire, Edward Abbey

Desert solitaire, Edward Abbey

Label
Desert solitaire
Title
Desert solitaire
Statement of responsibility
Edward Abbey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1968, this account of two summers spent in southeastern Utah's canyonlands is a classic exemplar of American nature writing. The author recounts his stint as a park ranger at Arches National Monument, his love for the natural beauty that surrounded him, and his distaste for the modernizing improvements designed to increase visitation to the park
Summary
An account of the author's experiences, observations, and reflections as a seasonal park ranger in southeast Utah
Tone
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
210591
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abbey, Edward
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abbey, Edward
  • Abbey, Edward
  • Novelists, American
  • Environmentalists
  • Desert biology
  • Park rangers
  • Arches National Park (Utah)
  • Desert biology
  • Environmentalists
  • Novelists, American
  • Park rangers
  • United States
  • Utah
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a season in the wilderness
Label
Desert solitaire, Edward Abbey
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm17353644
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780816510573
Lccn
87036546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)17353644
Label
Desert solitaire, Edward Abbey
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm17353644
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780816510573
Lccn
87036546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)17353644

Library Locations

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