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The View from On the Road
Language: en
Pages: 130
Authors: Omar Swartz
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: SIU Press

Through careful analysis of Jack Kerouac's On the Road, Omar Swartz argues that Kerouac's influence on American society is largely rhetorical. Kerouac's significance as a cultural icon can be best understood, Swartz asserts, in terms of traditional rhetorical practices and principles. To Swartz, Kerouac is a rhetor who symbolically reconstructs
On the Road
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Jack Kerouac
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-21 - Publisher: Penguin UK

On the Road swings to the rhythms of 1950s underground America, jazz, sex, generosity, chill dawns and drugs, with Sal Paradise and his hero Dean Moriarty, traveller and mystic, the living epitome of Beat. Now recognized as a modern classic, its American Dream is nearer that of Walt Whitman than
On the Road North of Boston
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Donna-Belle Garvin, James L. Garvin
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: UPNE

First published in 1988 by the New Hampshire Historical Society, and long since sought after, On the Road North of Boston is back in print. This richly illustrated, entertaining book is an invaluable resource for New Hampshire residents and students of the state's history alike. Nine extensively researched and meticulously
Summers on the Road
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: Stanley Nelson
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-13 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

From the mountains of Scotland to the white surf of Hawaii, Guy Gauthier takes us on a journey of exploration and self-discovery. Nothing escapes his watchful eye, not even the tiny insects that land on the pages of his notebook. He pounces on the moment before it’s gone, giving us
On the Road to Bagdad
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Frederick Sadleir Brereton
Categories: English fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1917 - Publisher:

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