On the Road
On the Road chronicles Jack Kerouac's years traveling the North American continent with his friend Neal Cassady, "a sideburned hero of the snowy West." As "Sal Paradise" and "Dean Moriarty," the two roam the country in a quest for self-knowledge and experience. Kerouac's love of America, his compassion for humanity, and his sense of language as jazz combine to make On the Road an inspirational work of lasting importance.
Kerouac's classic novel of freedom and longing defined what it meant to be “Beat” and has inspired every generation since its initial publication more than forty years ago.
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Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)User Review - Collin Harris - Goodreads
The Beat Generation has always interested me, and getting to read this book only confirmed that. It's hard to rate a story when it actually happened; how do you judge someone's life experiences? The ... Read full review
Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)User Review - Henry - Goodreads
This book is way overrated. My best guess is that it somehow strikes a cord in people who wish they could have lived like Sal. Which I might add isn't very hard. Just find a few suckers to fund your ... Read full review
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