Cover image for Freeways : [a journey West on Route 66]
Title:
Freeways : [a journey West on Route 66]
Author:
Davies, Lewis, 1967-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Cardigan : Parthian Books, 2002.

©1997
Physical Description:
195 pages : illustrations, map, portrait ; 20 cm
General Note:
Originally published: 1997.

Subtitle taken from cover.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781902638225
Format :
Book

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F787 .D38 1997 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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F787 .D38 1997 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Exploring the lure of migration, this tale chronicles a drive along Route 66 from Oklahoma through New Mexico and Arizona to the promised land of California. Showing a country obsessed with change and itself, the story reveals how the nation fragments into pieces as the drift of manifest prosperity stalls on the coast.


Author Notes

Lewis Davies is a writer and publisher whose work includes the bestselling, award#150;winning classic novel of Welsh contemporary life, Work, Sex and Rugby, as well as other novels, plays, poetry collections and essays.