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Why Kerouac matters : the lessons of On the road (they're not what you think) / John Leland.

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Butler PL - Butler 813.54 LEL (Text) 73174005022006 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 813 KEROUAC, LELAND (Text) 33946001959993 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780670063253
  • ISBN: 0670063258
  • Physical Description: 205 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2007.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-205).
Formatted Contents Note:
[book 1.] Girls, visions, everything : the education of Sal Paradise -- Growing up Kerouac -- The parable of the wet hitchhiker -- What would Jack do? -- [book 2.] Paradise among the Dingledodies : the parables of men -- The mad ones -- Sal's guide to work and money -- The book of lost fathers -- [book 3.] The true story of the world is a French movie : the parables of love and sex -- How not to pick up girls -- The family guy -- [book 4.] We don't go skating like the Scott Fitzgeralds : the parables of jazz -- The Tao of Orooni-- We know time -- [book 5.] Visions of Sal : the book of revelations -- The holy goofs -- Ghosts -- Visions -- The aftermath : success and its discontents -- Sad Paradise and the lessons unlearned.
Subject: Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969. On the road
Autobiographical fiction, American > History and criticism.
Beat generation in literature.

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