The monkey wrench gang
(Book Club Kit)

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Published:
New York : Perennial Classics, 2000.
Format:
Book Club Kit
Edition:
1st Perennial Classics ed.
Physical Desc:
xxiv, 421 pages ; 21 cm.
Status:
TELL WPL Book Club
BOOK CLUB KIT
Description
Ex-Green Beret George Hayduke returns from war to find his beloved southwestern desert threatened by industrial development. Joining with Bronx exile and feminist saboteur Bonnie Abzug, wilderness guide and outcast Mormon Seldom Seen Smith, and libertarian billboard torcher Doc Sarvis, M.D., Hayduke is ready to fight the power. They (the Monkey Wrench Gang) take on the strip miners, clear-cutters, and the highway, dam, and bridge builders who are threatening the natural habitat in this is a comedic novel of destructive mayhem and outrageous civil disobedience, which sparked the environmental activism movement. -- From back cover.
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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.5, 20 Points
Lexile measure:
860

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Wilkinson Public Library's kit of 10 books checks out as one unit to book clubs.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Abbey, E. (2000). The monkey wrench gang. 1st Perennial Classics ed. New York: Perennial Classics.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Abbey, Edward, 1927-1989. 2000. The Monkey Wrench Gang. New York: Perennial Classics.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Abbey, Edward, 1927-1989, The Monkey Wrench Gang. New York: Perennial Classics, 2000.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Abbey, Edward. The Monkey Wrench Gang. 1st Perennial Classics ed. New York: Perennial Classics, 2000.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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