Kesey s Jail Journal

Kesey s Jail Journal


  • Release: 2003
  • Publisher: Viking Press
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 110 page
  • ISBN: UOM:39015057631072
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Follows the author's six-month incarceration in an experimental low-security "honor camp" prison in the redwood forest, during which he immersed himself in the life of his jail community, worked to clear brush in the forest, and witnessed the mental deteriorations of those around him.

Only in Oregon

Only in Oregon


  • Release: 2004
  • Publisher: Farcountry Press
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 104 page
  • ISBN: 1560372923
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Collected here are nearly one hundred Only in Oregon destinations. These are the places that demonstrate the unique character of Oregon and its inhabitants - natural wonders, manmade wonders, and others that just make you wonder.

American National Biography  Supplement 2

American National Biography Supplement 2


  • Release: 2005-05-12
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 848 page
  • ISBN: 0195222024
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Told more as stories than history lessons, the biographies in American National Biography, Supplement 2 recount the tales of all the different people who shaped America--leaders, composers, entertainers, entrepreneurs, writers, scientists, and outlaws. Each one written by an expert in the field and masterfully woven together to present the most accurate and up-to-date information, the entries bring forth a powerful narrative of America's past and some of the most important figures that went into its formation.As the second in a series, iSupplement 2r includes a fascinating miscellany of 450 lives, ranging from 19th-century eccentric Joshua Abraham Norton who died in 1880, to President Reagan and Rodney Dangerfield, who died in 2004. Supplement 2 includes hundreds of figures of note from the past not included in the original edition of the ANB or Supplement 1.New biographies not in the original set as well as articles first published in the ANB Online are included in the Supplement. The result is hour after absorbing hour spent exploring the literary worlds of Ken Kesey and Eudora Welty, the music of Tito Puente and Perry Como, numerous statesmen and politicians and many, many others.With over 500 new listings, bibliographies after each entry, and a cumulative revised index of occupations and realms of renown, Supplement 2 continues the ANB tradition of bringing the people who have meant so much to this country to the forefront.Visit www.anb.org for more information

The King s English

The King s English


  • Release: 2005
  • Publisher: Gibbs Smith
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 302 page
  • ISBN: 1586856871
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A unique and fascinating memoir traces the history of a famed Salt Lake City bookstore as it survives attempts at censorship, the onslaught of chain superstores, and more, including dozens of "Top 25" reading lists on a wide variety of topics.

Spit in the Ocean 7

Spit in the Ocean 7


  • Release: 2003
  • Publisher: Penguin Group USA
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 244 page
  • ISBN: UOM:39015057621164
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Celebrating the life and work of revolutionary novelist Ken Kesey, this remarkable anthology includes previously unpublished materials by Kesey, as well as contributions by such luminaries and cultural icons as Hunter S. Thompson, Tom Wolfe, Robert Stone, Paul Krassner, Wendell Berry, Bill Walton, and Larry McMurtry, among others. Original.

Acid Christ

Acid Christ


  • Release: 2010
  • Publisher: IPG
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 449 page
  • ISBN: 9781936182008
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From the literary wonder boy to the countercultural guru whose cross-country bus trip inspired The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, this candid biography chronicles the life and times of cultural icon Ken Kesey from the 1960s through the 1980s. Presenting an incisive analysis of the author who described himself as "too young to be a beatnik, and too old to be a hippie," this account conducts a mesmerizing journey from the perspective of Mark Christensen, an eventual member of the Kesey "flock." Featuring interviews with those within his inner circle, this exploration reveals the bestselling author of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest in his many forms, placing him within the framework of his time, his generation, and the zeitgeist of the psychedelic era.

Directory

Directory


  • Release: 2003
  • Publisher:
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, page
  • ISBN: UVA:X004735825
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Bookforum

Bookforum


  • Release: 2003
  • Publisher:
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, page
  • ISBN: UVA:X006169105
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Fifty Western Writers

Fifty Western Writers


  • Release: 1982
  • Publisher: Greenwood
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 562 page
  • ISBN: UOM:39015019059347
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"Every Western buff and scholar ought to have a copy of Fifty Western Writers on the bookshelf." Journal of the West