Encyclopedia of Beat Literature
Infobase Publishing, Jan 1, 2009 - American literature - 401 pages
Provides comprehensive coverage of the writers of the Beat generation, who emphasized experimental techniques, bohemian lifestyles, and rebellious attitudes, and whose writings had a profound effect on the literature and culture of the 1950s and '60s.
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