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In his first frankly autobiographical work, Jack Kerouac tells the exhilarating story fo the years when he was writing th books that captivated and infuriated the public, restless years of wandering during which he worked as a railway brakeman in California, a steward on a tramp steamer, and a fire lookout on the crest of Desolation Peak in the Cascde Mountains.
Kerouac described this exhilarating story of his years spend writing the books that captivated and infuriated the reading public as "life lived by an independent, educated, penniless rake going anywhere."
Number of Pages: 183
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Author: Jack Kerouac
Street Date: November 1, 1985
Item Number (DPCI): 248-34-8194