Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9781433249105

And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks [Library Binding]

Jack Kerouac; William S. Burroughs Author

Image Not Available

Now, for the first time, this legendary collaboration between two of the twentieth century's most influential writers is being released. More than sixty years ago, William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac, two novice writers at the dawn of their careers, sat down to write a novel about the summer of 1944, when one of their friends killed another in a moment of brutal and tragic bloodshed.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

WILLIAM S. BURROUGHS (1914 1997), one of this century s most influential writers and a member of the Academy of Arts and Letters, was the author of numerous books, including Naked Lunch, Nova Express, The Ticket That Exploded, and The Wild Boys. JACK KEROUAC (1922 1969) was one of the most inventive writers of the twentieth century and is considered the father of the Beat Generation. He was the author of On the Road, The Dharma Bums, The Subterraneans, and many other books.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.