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Blue Highways: A Journey Into America by William Least Heat-Moon
Blue Highways: A Journey Into America

kakadoodoo, June 27, 2006

This is by far the worst book I have read in years. Why a class would require its students to read such a drab, dragging story is beyond me, but one thing I know for sure is that there is a REASON there are no cliff notes online for this book. Nobody took the time to read the d*** thing!!!
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