On the road
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Published:
New York : Penguin Books, 1999.
Status:
4 copies, 1 person is on the wait list.
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Aurora Hills Adult Fiction
F KEROU
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Central Adult Fiction
F KEROU
Due Aug 4, 2019
Central Adult Fiction
F KEROU
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Westover Adult Fiction
F KEROU
Due Aug 7, 2019
Description

The classic novel of freedom and the search for authenticity that defined a generationSeptember 5th, 2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the publication of On the RoadInspired by Jack Kerouac's adventures with Neal Cassady, On the Road tells the story of two friends whose cross-country road trips are a quest for meaning and true experience. Written with a mixture of sad-eyed naiveté and wild ambition and imbued with Kerouac's love of America, his compassion for humanity, and his sense of language as jazz, On the Road is the quintessential American vision of freedom and hope, a book that changed American literature and changed anyone who has ever picked it up.   

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Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
293 pages ; 22.
Language:
English
ISBN:
0140283293, 9780140283297
Lexile measure:
930

Notes

Description
The indisputable bible of the Beat Generation, "On the Road" (1957) fictionalizes Kerouac's years traveling the North American continent with his friend, Neal Cassidy.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Kerouac, J. (1999). On the road. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969. 1999. On the Road. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969, On the Road. New York: Penguin Books, 1999.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kerouac, Jack. On the Road. New York: Penguin Books, 1999. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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