The Birth of the Beat Generation

The Birth of the Beat Generation

Visionaries, Rebels, and Hipsters, 1944-1960

Book - 1995
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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.
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, 1995
Edition: lst ed
ISBN: 9780679423713
Branch Call Number: 810.9 0054 WAT 1995
Characteristics: x, 387 p. : ill


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