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Product Description: In the tradition of A Civil Action—this true story of a North Carolina outdoorsman who teams up with his Appalachian neighbors to save treasured land from being destroyed will “make you want to head for the mountains” (Raleigh News & Observer)...read more

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9781451679007 | Scribner, June 5, 2012, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: In the tradition of A Civil Action—the true story of an outdoorsman living alone in Western North Carolina who teams up with his neighbors and environmental lawyers to save a treasured mountain peak from the mining company.

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9781451682649 | Reprint edition (Scribner, July 30, 2013), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: In the tradition of A Civil Action—this true story of a North Carolina outdoorsman who teams up with his Appalachian neighbors to save treasured land from being destroyed will “make you want to head for the mountains” (Raleigh News & Observer).

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A cautionary analysis of the consequences of radical strip mining, otherwise known as 'mountaintop removal,' links its practice to virtually every leading social issue today, from groundwater pollution to corporate ethics, in an account that warns readers about dangers being posed to America's natural resources and the communities that depend on them. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
By Wendell Berry (foreword by), John J. Cox (photographer) and Erik Reece

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9781594482366 | Reprint edition (Riverhead Books, February 6, 2007), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A cautionary analysis of the consequences of radical strip mining, otherwise known as 'mountaintop removal,' links its practice to virtually every leading social issue today, from groundwater pollution to corporate ethics, in an account that warns readers about dangers being posed to America's natural resources and the communities that depend on them.

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