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On the Road (Reprint) (Paperback) (Jack Kerouac)
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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 makeOn 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 fifty years ago.
This counterculture classic reveals the escapades of members of the beat generation as they seek pleasure and meaning while traveling coast to coast