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The road

Author: Cormac McCarthy; Tom Stechschulte; Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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America is a barren landscape of smoldering ashes, devoid of life except for those people still struggling to scratch out some type of existence. Amidst the destruction, a father and his young son walk, always toward the coast, but with no real understanding that circumstances will improve once they arrive. Still they persevere, and their relationship comes to represent goodness in a world that is utterly devastated.
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Fiction
Robinsonades
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Cormac McCarthy; Tom Stechschulte; Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 9781429405300 1429405309
OCLC Number: 71783745
Notes: Audio file.
Title from image of compact disc container on Web page (viewed Sept. 27, 2006).
Previously released on compact disc, 2006.
Performer(s): Narrated by Tom Stechschulte.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (6.75 hr.))
Responsibility: by Cormac McCarthy.

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America is a barren landscape of smoldering ashes, devoid of life except for those people still struggling to scratch out some type of existence. Amidst the destruction, a father and his young son walk, always toward the coast, but with no real understanding that circumstances will improve once they arrive. Still they persevere, and their relationship comes to represent goodness in a world that is utterly devastated.

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