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Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance : An Inquiry Into Values (Paperback) (Robert M. Pirsig)

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A narration of a summer motorcycle trip undertaken by a father and hisson, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance becomes a personal and philosophical odyssey into fundamental questions on how to live. The narrator's relationship with his son leads to a powerful self-reckoning; the craft of motorcycle maintenance leads to an austerely beautiful process for reconciling science, religion, and humanism. Resonant with the confusions of existence, this classic is a touching and transcendent book of life.

This new edition contains an interview with Pirsig and letters and documents detailing how this extraordinary book came to be.

This P.S. edition features an extra 16 pages of insights into the book, including author interviews, recommended reading, and more.
A narration of a summer motorcycle trip undertaken by a father and his son, this book becomes a personal and philosophical odyssey into fundamental questions on how to live. The narrator's relationship with his son leads to a powerful self-reckoning; the craft of motorcycle maintenance leads to an austerely beautiful process for reconciling science, religion, and humanism. Resonant with the confusions of existence, this classic is a touching and transcendent book of life.--From publisher description.
Number of Pages: 43016
Genre: Psychology, Philosophy
Sub-Genre: Eastern / General, Emotions
Format: Paperback
Publisher: HarperCollins
Author: Robert M. Pirsig
Language: English
Street Date: August 1, 2005
TCIN: 11470688
UPC: 9780060839871
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-0634
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