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Going to Bend: A Novel

Download ½ Going to Bend: A Novel Å PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Early on a September morning in 1998 David “Gypsy” Chain and eight fellow Earth First activists went into the redwood forests of Scotia California Their loosely organized plan to protest the destruction caused by the logging industry almost immediately turned farcically tragic A E Ammons a logger for Pacific Lumber confronted the group threatening them in an obscenity ridden diatribe if they didn't leave I'll make sure I got a tree comin' this way The group retreated moving deeper into the wilderness A short time later just as they were attempting to confront the logger yet again Gypsy was dead crushed to death by a tree Ammons felled A GOOD FOREST FOR DYING traces the long history of bitter. I think that it was the simplicity of this book that grabbed me Not the characters or their stories because they weren t simple But the style that it was written in It was very good and had a lot of rather unexpected meaningful commentary The characters and their stories in a tiny nothing town in Oregon were substantial On the book it says Advanced Reading Copy Not for sale I think I must have gotten it at a garage sale It is an uncorrected proof copy I found all kinds of grammatical errors and it made me think that I would be a perfect candidate for that job They should send me unedited proofs of new books to read

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Download ½ Going to Bend: A Novel Å PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ped by a team of shrewd leftist lawyers she mounted a fight for justice in the name of her son and the cause of saving the redwoods A balanced highly readable examination of complex emotionally charged issues A GOOD FOREST FOR DYING will appeal to a wide audience Its insights into the inner workings of the radical environmental movement and its dissection of corporate greed and misdeeds are reminiscent of such provocative exposés as A Civil Action and Erin Brockovich The story of Gypsy’s strange odyssey and the disturbing circumstances of his death–seen primarily through the eyes of his mother–is as powerful and as moving as Jon Krakauer’s classic Into the Wild From the Hardcover editio. I gave it a try but just couldn t get into it After reading some other reviews I decided that I have than I want to read than trying to get involved in this story Not for me

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Download ½ Going to Bend: A Novel Å PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Clashes between environmental concerns and economic interests in the American West and shows why these tensions came to a head in northern California in the 1990s It tells the story of how Pacific Lumber once an environmentally friendly family owned business became part of a conglomerate whose business practices made it a ripe target for environmental activists But A GOOD FOREST FOR DYING is also the story of Gypsy Chain a troubled young man raised in a loving family A social misfit in his small Texas hometown he died in a faraway forest before he had a chance to come to terms with himself and his family His mother never lost faith in her sometimes wayward idealistic son After his death and hel. AUDIO BOOK Starts out as a female journey to empowerment story then takes a sharp turn toward hopeless The women are childlike cute and occasionally clever but clueless victims every time The men are cheaters predators drinkers deserters But gosh how do you resist a bad man The only decent men are a gay man dying of aids and an old guy who tells his wife when he sees her he sees the face of God And the womenone clueless distressed damaged damsel after another Never again

  • Hardcover
  • 304
  • Going to Bend: A Novel
  • Diane Hammond
  • English
  • 07 January 2019
  • 9780385509435