Travels with Charley
  • Author : John Steinbeck
  • Release Date : 01 March 2001
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Genre : Travel
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 13 : 9780141186108
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Book Description: In 1960, when he was almost 60 years old, John Steinbeck set out to rediscover the United States, feeling he might have lost touch with its sights sounds and the essence of its people. This book decribes his travels in a pick-up truck across nearly 40 states with his dog Charlie, a French poodle.

Travels with Charley

Travels with Charley

Author : John Steinbeck
Publisher : Penguin UK
Genre : Travel
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In 1960, when he was almost 60 years old, John Steinbeck set out to rediscover the United States, feeling he might have lost touch with its sights sounds and the essence of its people. This book decribes his travels in a pick-up truck across nearly 40 states with his dog Charlie, a French ...

Travels with Charley

Travels with Charley

Author : John Steinbeck
Publisher : Penguin UK
Genre : Travel
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In 1960, John Steinbeck set out in his pick-up truck with his dog Charley to rediscover and chronicle his native USA, from Maine to California. He felt that he might have lost touch with its sights, sounds and the essence of the American people. Moving through the woods and deserts, dirt ...

Travels with Charley in Search of America

Travels with Charley in Search of America

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Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Travel
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An intimate journey across and in search of America, as told by one of its most beloved writers, in a deluxe centennial edition In September 1960, John Steinbeck embarked on a journey across America. He felt that he might have lost touch with the country, with its speech, the smell of ...

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Dogging Steinbeck

Author : Bill Steigerwald
Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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In America

Author : Geert Mak
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Social change
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Publisher : Max Marketing
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Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Travel
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Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Travel
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Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Literary Collections
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Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Literary Collections
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Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
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