The Birth of the Beat Generation: Visionaries, Rebels, and Hipsters, 1944-1960 (Circles of the Twentieth Century)
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- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
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- Shipping Weight (lbs):1.4
- Dimensions (in):7.3 x 7.2 x 0.9
- Publication Date:February 3, 1998
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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.
From the Hardcover edition.
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