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Author: Jack Kerouac
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jack Kerouac's groundbreaking novel soon to be a major motion picture with a star-studded cast. In what is sure to be one of the major cinematic events of 2012, Jack Kerouac's legendary Beat classic, "On the Road," will finally hit the big screen. Directed by Walter Salles ("The Motorcycle Diaries"; "Paris, Je T'Aime") and with a cast of some of Hollywood's biggest stars, including Kristen Stewart (The Twilight  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Kerouac
ISBN: 0141182679 0670874787 9780670874781 9780141182674 9780143120285 014312028X
OCLC Number: 828209770
Notes: Originally published: New York: Viking, 1957; London: Andr Deutsch, 1958.
Also published by Penguin, 1972. Reprinted 1991 and 2000 with an introduction by Ann Charters and a bibliography.
Description: 280 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jack Kerouac ; introduction by Ann Charters.

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Jack Kerouac's groundbreaking novel soon to be a major motion picture with a star-studded cast. In what is sure to be one of the major cinematic events of 2012, Jack Kerouac's legendary Beat classic, "On the Road," will finally hit the big screen. Directed by Walter Salles ("The Motorcycle Diaries"; "Paris, Je T'Aime") and with a cast of some of Hollywood's biggest stars, including Kristen Stewart (The Twilight Saga), Sam Riley, Garrett Hedlund, Kirsten Dunst, Amy Adams ("Julie & Julia," "The Fighter"), Tom Sturridge, and Viggo Mortensen (the Lord of the Rings trilogy, "The Road"), the film will attract new fans who will be inspired by Kerouac's revolutionary masterwork.

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