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On the road

Author: Jack Kerouac
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the counterculture escapades of members of the Beat generation as they seek pleasure and meaning while traveling coast to coast. As he travels across 1950s America, aspiring writer Sal Paradise chronicles his escapades with the charismatic Dean Moriarty. Sal admires Dean's passion for experiencing as much as possible of life and his wild flights of poetic fancy.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969.
On the road.
New York : Viking, 1997
(DLC) 97012899
(OCoLC)36597852
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Kerouac
ISBN: 9781101127575 1101127570 9781101121733 1101121734
OCLC Number: 603699312
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (307 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Jack Kerouac.

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Follows the counterculture escapades of members of the Beat generation as they seek pleasure and meaning while traveling coast to coast. As he travels across 1950s America, aspiring writer Sal Paradise chronicles his escapades with the charismatic Dean Moriarty. Sal admires Dean's passion for experiencing as much as possible of life and his wild flights of poetic fancy.

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