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The Monkey Wrench Gang Monkey Wrench Gang #1 kindle ´ Paperback read Þ edward abbey ↠ Ed Abbey called The Monkey Wrench Gang his 1975 novel a comic extravaganza Some readers have remarked that the book is a comic book than a real novel and it's true that reading this incendiary call Th thinks to himself while roaming through the canyonlands of southern Utah Hell of a place to lose your heart Hell of a place to lose PeriodMoving from one improbable situation to the next packing adventure into the space of a few weeks than most real people do in a lifetime the motley gang puts fear into the hearts of their enemies laughing all the while It's comic yes and reuired reading for anyone who has come to love the dese I blame reading this book at an inappropriately young age 9 or 10? for the violent gag reflex that occurs whenever I smell patchouli as well as the involuntary NOOOOOOO that I surprise myself with every time a ratty college do gooder accosts me with a clipboard and a jaunty do you have a minute for the environment?Also the surfeit of clunky unshaven back of the VW with a dog looking on from the front seat sex that occurs every second or third chapter couldn't have been good for my overall development That however is between me and my therapist

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Tened by industrial development On a rafting trip down the Colorado River Hayduke joins forces with feminist saboteur Bonnie Abbzug wilderness guide Seldom Seen Smith and billboard torcher Doc Sarvis MD and together they wander off to wage war on the big yellow machines on dam builders and road builders and strip miners As they do his characters voice Abbey's concerns about wilderness preservation Hell of a place to lose a cow Smi pretty disappointed by this actually like the writing was good and I liked the style a lot and I feel like I should have liked this environmental vigilantes exciting chase scenes but honestly I couldn't get past the racism and sexism edward abbey is like the kind of anarchist white dudebro who would unironically say that fight club is their favorite movie I think I would have liked this a lot too if the characters weren't all terrible and racist the only girl character was shitty and boring and the summary on the back led me to believe that she's a feminist but the way he wrote her was patronizing and as if she were just a big child with no drive beyond what's interesting plus the main hero I guess? is awful and claims to love his wilderness while a treating native people like shit and b literally throwing his trash beer cans all over the desert?? and even admitting that he doesn't think other people should drive their cars through his wilderness but thinks he's the only one who should?? so like yeah huge disappointment

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The Monkey Wrench Gang Monkey Wrench Gang #1Ed Abbey called The Monkey Wrench Gang his 1975 novel a comic extravaganza Some readers have remarked that the book is a comic book than a real novel and it's true that reading this incendiary call to protect the American wilderness reuires than a little of the old willing suspension of disbeliefThe story centers on Vietnam veteran George Washington Hayduke III who returns to the desert to find his beloved canyons and rivers threa I had a tough time getting through this book Every character had basically the same personality and the story just rambles and rambles People seem to love Edward Abbey for his out there ideas but they don’t do much for me at this time