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Coming up the road

Irving Bacheller

Coming up the road

memories of a north country boyhood

by Irving Bacheller

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Published by The Bobbs-Merrill company in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Bacheller, Irving, 1859-1950 -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State),
    • Bacheller, Irving, 1859-1950 -- Childhood and youth,
    • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State),
    • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography,
    • New York (State) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesMemories of a north country boyhood.
      Statementby Irving Bacheller...
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1054.B3 Z6 1928
      The Physical Object
      Pagination316 p.
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6719248M
      LC Control Number28022325
      OCLC/WorldCa1343990

      On the Road Book Summary and Study Guide. by three years of restless journeys back and forth across the country. The first year, Sal's dreams of traveling west come true when he joins Dean and more friends in Denver, and then continues west by himself, working as a fieldworker in California for awhile. On the Road is the story of Sal.   Songs for the Road: A Book Tour Playlist Justin Taylor's Soundtrack for Travel. By Justin Taylor. music,” but their new record and touring band has proven that they might rather get you stomping your feet or jumping up and down than coming to terms with God’s silence—not to suggest it’s an either/or proposition.


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The man wakes up to a sound and a glow coming from outside the window of their room. He walks to the window and looks out.

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