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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values
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HarperCollins 2009
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THE CLASSIC BOOK THAT HAS INSPIRED MILLIONS

A penetrating examination of how we live and how to live better

Few books transform a generation and then establish themselves as touchstones for the generations that follow. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is one such book. This modern epic of a man's search for meaning became an instant bestseller on publication in 1974, acclaimed as one of the most exciting books in the history of American letters. It continues to inspire millions.

A narration of a summer motorcycle trip undertaken by a father and his son, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance becomes a personal and philosophical odyssey into fundamental questions on how to live. The narrator's relationship with his son leads to a powerful self-reckoning; the craft of motorcycle maintenance leads to an austerely beautiful process for reconciling science, religion, and humanism. Resonant with the confusions of existence, this classic is a touching and transcendent book of life.

This new edition contains an interview with Pirsig and letters and documents detailing how this extraordinary book came to be.

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Street Date:
04/21/2009
Language:
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ISBN:
9780061907999
ASIN:
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Lexile measure:
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Robert M. Pirsig. (2009). Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values. HarperCollins.

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Robert M. Pirsig. 2009. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values. HarperCollins.

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Robert M. Pirsig, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values. HarperCollins, 2009.

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Robert M. Pirsig. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values. HarperCollins, 2009. Web.

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A narration of a summer motorcycle trip undertaken by a father and his son, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance becomes a personal and philosophical odyssey into fundamental questions on how to live. The narrator's relationship with his son leads to a powerful self-reckoning; the craft of motorcycle maintenance leads to an austerely beautiful process for reconciling science, religion, and humanism. Resonant with the confusions of existence, this classic is a touching and transcendent book of life.

This new edition contains an interview with Pirsig and letters and documents detailing how this extraordinary book came to be.

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