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The typewriter is holy : the complete, uncensored history of the beat generation

Author: Bill Morgan
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Free Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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2014 ACKER AWARD WINNER Anyone who cares to understand the literary and cultural ferment of America in the later twentieth century must be familiar with the writings and lives of those scruffy bohemians known as the Beat Generation. In this highly entertaining work, Bill Morgan, the country's leading authority on the movement and a man who personally knew most of the Beats, narrates the history of these writers as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Morgan
ISBN: 9781416597209 1416597204
OCLC Number: 893127607
Notes: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed October 13, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Bill Morgan.

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A narrative and personality-driven history of the Beat Movement, chronicling the intertwined lives of its colorful, gritty group of writers.  Read more...

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"The Typewriter is Holy is a wonderful romp, a totally engrossing history of the Beat generation, and those wildly colorful figures who brought about a seismic change in our culture. It makes sense Read more...

 
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