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Author Henriksson, Markku.

Title Route 66 : a road to America's landscape, history, and culture / Markku Henriksson ; Plainsword by Susan A. Miller.

Publication Info. Lubbock, Texas : Texas Tech University Press, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Robert R Jones PL Adult Non-Fiction - CVPG-7  917.804 HEN    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  917.804 HENRIKSSON    AVAILABLE
Description xxii, 268 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Plains histories
Plains histories.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-251) and index.
Contents Prologue: before the trip -- My connection with the road -- The mother road -- Land of pigs and corn -- Land of the muddy river -- Land of the south wind -- The home for all Indians -- The panhandle -- Land of the zia sun -- The arid zone -- Through purgatory to paradise -- For the road -- and before -- The remembrance.
Summary "Offers insight into America as revealed through the author's perspective on the peoples, histories, cultures, literature, and music of US Route 66"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Henriksson, Markku. Travel.
United States Highway 66 -- History.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
West (U.S.) -- History, Local.
Added Author Miller, Susan A.
ISBN 9780896726772 hardcover alkaline paper
0896726770 hardcover alkaline paper
9780896728257 paperback alkaline paper
0896728250 paperback alkaline paper
9780896728264 (e-book)

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