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
Cities of the Red Night
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: William S. Burroughs
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

An opium addict is lost in the jungle; young men wage war against an empire of mutants; a handsome young pirate faces his execution; and the world's population is infected with a radioactive epidemic. These stories are woven together in a single tale of mayhem and chaos. In the first
My Education
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: William S. Burroughs
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-06-01 - Publisher: Penguin

My Education is William S. Burroughs's final collection, first published two years before his death in 1997. It is a book of dreams, written over several decades and as personal and close to a memoir as we will see. The dreams cover themes from the mundane and ordinary -- conversations
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,
Junky
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: William S. Burroughs
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Penguin Hardcover

Analyzes the cycle of addiction through the eyes of a former heroin addict. It is a personal study of crime and drugs and their affect upon the mind and body.