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On the road

Author: Jack Kerouac
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1991.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
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: Autobiographical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969.
On the road.
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1991
(DLC) 91013204
(OCoLC)23653738
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Kerouac
OCLC Number: 680559119
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 310 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.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: Jack Kerouac ; introduction by Ann Charters.

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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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