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 - Victoria - Goodreads
Warning: Scathing review ahead; do not read if you liked this book. This is, in my personal opinion, a dreadful book masquerading as something with depth and meaning. The characters' desire to roam ... Read full review
Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)User Review - David Hammond - Goodreads
I read The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test before reading this, which is really backwards, because that book is a sort of cultural sequel to this book. I finally read this book more out of a feeling of ... Read full review
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