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The Best Edward Abbey Books 

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List of the best Edward Abbey books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Edward Abbey is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Edward Abbey who want to know which novels they should start reading first. Abbey was a political activist that dedicated his life to writing about environmental issues, so there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader. Use every item on this list for yours, from Desert Solitaire to The Fool's Progress. What are Edward Abbey's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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Desert Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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The Monkey Wrench Gang ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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The Fool's Progress is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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The Brave Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Hayduke Lives is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Black Sun is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Fire on the Mountain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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The journey home is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Down the River is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Abbey's road is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Confessions of a barbari... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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The Serpents of Paradise... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Postcards from Ed is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Slumgullion Stew is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Slickrock is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Beyond the Wall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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In praise of mountain li... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Cactus country is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Jonathan Troy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Earth apples is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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One life at a time, plea... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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Good News is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books
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voice crying in the wild... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Edward Abbey Books