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Author: Jack Kerouac
Publisher: New York : Penguin, [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Kerouac
ISBN: 9780140042597 0140042598 0143036386 9780143036388 0140031928 9780140031928
OCLC Number: 704461336
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1957.
This bible of the Beat Generation is a modern classic of the unforgettable exuberance, poignancy, and passion of the 1950s. It 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.
Description: 307 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jack Kerouac.

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