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Zen and now : On the trail of Robert Pirsig and the art of motorcycle maintenance

Author: Mark Richardson; Robert M Pirsig
Publisher: Grand Haven, Mich. : Brilliance Audio, ℗2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1968, Robert Pirsig and his eleven-year-old son, Chris, made the cross-country motorcycle trip that would become the inspiration for Pirsig's book Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, a powerful blend of personal narrative and philosophical investigation that has inspired generations. Author Mark Richardson commences his own motorcycle pilgrimage, traversing the same roads and meeting the same people as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Robert M Pirsig; Robert M Pirsig
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Richardson; Robert M Pirsig
ISBN: 9781423373582 1423373588 9781423373599 1423373596
OCLC Number: 262480241
Notes: Compact disc.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Buck Schirner.
Description: 9 audio discs (approximately 10 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: On the trail of Robert Pirsig and the art of motorcycle maintenance
Responsibility: Mark Richardson.

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In 1968, Robert Pirsig and his eleven-year-old son, Chris, made the cross-country motorcycle trip that would become the inspiration for Pirsig's book Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, a powerful blend of personal narrative and philosophical investigation that has inspired generations. Author Mark Richardson commences his own motorcycle pilgrimage, traversing the same roads and meeting the same people as Pirsig did, but also uncovering some new personal truths. Zen and Now is a vivid chronicle of a journalist's heartfelt and determined journey to reconnect with a beloved American classic.

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