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The Resource Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance: : an inquiry into values,, by Robert M. Pirsig

Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance: : an inquiry into values,, by Robert M. Pirsig

Label
Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance: : an inquiry into values,
Title
Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance:
Title remainder
an inquiry into values,
Statement of responsibility
by Robert M. Pirsig
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Acclaimed as one of the most exciting books in the history of American letters, this modern epic became an instant bestseller upon publication in 1974, transforming a generation and continuing to inspire millions. A narration of a summer motorcycle trip undertaken by a father and his son, the book becomes a personal and philosophical odyssey into fundamental questions of 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, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is a touching and transcendent book of life
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pirsig, Robert M
Dewey number
  • 917.3/04/920924
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • CT275.P648
  • BJ1547.5.P648
LC item number
  • A3 1974
  • A3 1974
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirsig, Robert M
  • Fathers and sons
  • Self
Label
Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance: : an inquiry into values,, by Robert M. Pirsig
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Autobiographical
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00673595
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780688002305
Lccn
73012275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)673595
Label
Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance: : an inquiry into values,, by Robert M. Pirsig
Link
Publication
Note
Autobiographical
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00673595
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780688002305
Lccn
73012275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)673595

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