The Place Of Dead Roads

Author: William S. Burroughs
Editor: Holt Paperbacks
ISBN: 1466856610
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A good old-fashion shoot-out in the American West of the frontier days serves as the springboard for this hyperkinetic adventure in which gunslingers, led by Kim Carson, fight for galactic freedom. The Place of Dead Roads is the second novel in the trilogy with Cities of the Red Night and The Western Lands.
The Place of Dead Roads
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: William S. Burroughs
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-26 - Publisher: Holt Paperbacks

A good old-fashion shoot-out in the American West of the frontier days serves as the springboard for this hyperkinetic adventure in which gunslingers, led by Kim Carson, fight for galactic freedom. The Place of Dead Roads is the second novel in the trilogy with Cities of the Red Night and
The Place of Dead Roads
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: William S. Burroughs
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-29 - Publisher: Penguin UK

This surreal fable, set in America's Old West, features a cast of notorious characters: The Crying Gun, who breaks into tears at the sight of his opponent; The Priest, who goes into gunfights giving his adversaries the last rites; and The Nihilistic Kid himself, Kim Carson, a homosexual gunslinger who,
The Western Lands
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: William S. Burroughs
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

A fascinating mix of autobiographical episodes and extraordinary Egyptian theology, Burroughs's final novel is poignant and melancholic. Blending war films and pornography, and referencing Kafka and Mailer, The Western Lands confirms his status as one of America's greatest writers. The final novel of the trilogy containing Cities of the Red
Encyclopedia of Beat Literature
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Kurt Hemmer
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Discusses the literary works and great authors of the Beat Generation.
My Education
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: William S. Burroughs
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Viking Adult

A provocative intensely personal novel interveaves a world of vivid and visionary dreams into a direct and powerful force in human life