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The second volume in the acclaimed series that brings to life the groups of avant-garde writers, artists, and patrons who were keystones of what has come to be called Modernism, this book sheds new light on the hard-living, maverick poets and novelists--William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, and others--who coalesced into the Beats. Illustrations.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375701535
Subtitle:
Visionaries, Rebels, and Hipsters, 1944-1960
Other:
Watson, Steven
Author:
Watson, Steven
Publisher:
Pantheon
Location:
New York :
Subject:
United states
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
Beat generation
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
United States - 20th Century/50s
Subject:
United States Civilization 20th century.
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Edition Number:
lst paperback ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Circles of the Twentieth Century
Series Volume:
93-R027
Publication Date:
19980203
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xii, 399 p.
Dimensions:
7.30x7.22x.90 in. 1.36 lbs.

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