Travels with Charley
  • Author : John Steinbeck
  • Release Date : 01 March 2001
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Genre : Travel
  • Pages : 338
  • ISBN 13 : 9780141186108
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Travels with Charley Book Summary

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 ...

Dogging Steinbeck

Dogging Steinbeck

Author : Bill Steigerwald
Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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First Bill Steigerwald took John Steinbeck's classic "Travels With Charley" and used it as a map for his own cross-country road trip in search of America. Then he proved Steinbeck's iconic nonfiction book was a 50-year-old literary fraud. A true story about the triumph of truth."Steinbeck falsified his trip. ...

Travels with Charley in Search of America

Travels with Charley in Search of America

Author : John Steinbeck
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 ...

Long Way Home

Long Way Home

Author : Bill Barich
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Travel
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“We do not take a trip; a trip takes us,” John Steinbeck noted in his 1962 classic, Travels with Charley. In 2008, Bill Barich decided to explore the mood of the United States as Steinbeck had done almost a half century before. He set off on a 5,943 mile cross-country drive from New ...

In America

In America

Author : Geert Mak
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Social change
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In 1960 John Steinbeck and his dog Charley set out in their green pickup truck to rediscover the soul of America, visiting small towns and cities from New York to New Orleans.The trip became Travels With Charley, one of his best-loved books. Half a century on, Geert Mak sets off ...

Travels with Max

Travels with Max

Author : Gregory Zeigler
Publisher : Max Marketing
Genre : Travel
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Travels With Max: In Search of Steinbeck's America Fifty Years Later e-book version....

A Russian Journal

A Russian Journal

Author : John Steinbeck
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Travel
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Steinbeck and Capa’s account of their journey through Cold War Russia is a classic piece of reportage and travel writing. A Penguin Classic Just after the Iron Curtain fell on Eastern Europe, Pulitzer Prize-winning author John Steinbeck and acclaimed war photographer Robert Capa ventured into the Soviet Union to ...