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The Resource Roads : driving America's great highways, Larry McMurtry

Roads : driving America's great highways, Larry McMurtry

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Roads : driving America's great highways
Title
Roads
Title remainder
driving America's great highways
Statement of responsibility
Larry McMurtry
Title variation
Roads
Title variation remainder
driving Americas great highways
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Author traveled the great roads - the interstates, the smaller roads - "out of curiosity, just the old desire to be on the move."--Inside front cover
Summary
The author shares his fascination with trails and the culture that has grown up on either side of them as he reminisces about a cross-country trip, recounting the places he's seen, the people he has met and the books he has read
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
Biography type
contains biographical information
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158033
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
917.304/929
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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driving America's great highways
Label
Roads : driving America's great highways, Larry McMurtry
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
January: The 35 from Duluth to Oklahoma City -- February: The 35 from Dallas/Fort Worth to Laredo ; The 10 from Jacksonville to Lafayette ; The 49 to Shreveport -- March: The 70 from Baltimore to Burlington, Colorado ; South on Highway 287 -- April: The 75 from Detroit to the Sault Ste. Marie ; Michigan Highway 28, the 39, the 90-94, the 29 -- May: San Diego to Tucson to Archer City on the 8, the 10, the 20 -- June: L.A. to Albuquerque on the 10, the 15, and the 40 ; The 75 from Tampa to Miami ; U.S. 1 through the Florida Keys ; The 41 West to Naples -- July: Washington, D.C. to Dallas via the 66, 81, 40, and the 30 -- August: Short roads to a deep place -- September: Seattle to Omaha via the 90, the 15, U.S. 87, U.S. 2, U.S. 3, U.S. 281, U.S. 50, and I-29
Control code
ocm43599121
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
206 pages
Isbn
9780684868844
Isbn Type
(hardcove)
Lccn
00027889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)43599121
Label
Roads : driving America's great highways, Larry McMurtry
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
January: The 35 from Duluth to Oklahoma City -- February: The 35 from Dallas/Fort Worth to Laredo ; The 10 from Jacksonville to Lafayette ; The 49 to Shreveport -- March: The 70 from Baltimore to Burlington, Colorado ; South on Highway 287 -- April: The 75 from Detroit to the Sault Ste. Marie ; Michigan Highway 28, the 39, the 90-94, the 29 -- May: San Diego to Tucson to Archer City on the 8, the 10, the 20 -- June: L.A. to Albuquerque on the 10, the 15, and the 40 ; The 75 from Tampa to Miami ; U.S. 1 through the Florida Keys ; The 41 West to Naples -- July: Washington, D.C. to Dallas via the 66, 81, 40, and the 30 -- August: Short roads to a deep place -- September: Seattle to Omaha via the 90, the 15, U.S. 87, U.S. 2, U.S. 3, U.S. 281, U.S. 50, and I-29
Control code
ocm43599121
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
206 pages
Isbn
9780684868844
Isbn Type
(hardcove)
Lccn
00027889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)43599121

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