The Western Lands by William S. BurroughsThe Western Lands by William S. Burroughs

The Western Lands

byWilliam S. Burroughs

Paperback | December 7, 1988

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The Western Land is legendary Beat writer William S. Burrough’s profound, revealing, and often astonishing meditation on morality, loneliness, life, and death -- a Book of the Dead for the nuclear age. 

"Burrough's visionary power, his comic genius, and his unerring ability to crack the codes that make up the life of this century are undimished." -- J.G. Ballard, Washington Post Book World
William S. Burroughs (1914-1997)—guru of the Beat Generation, controversial éminence grise of the international avant-garde, dark prophet, and blackest of black humor satirists—had a range of influence rivaled by few post-World War II writers. His many books include Naked Lunch, Queer, Exterminator!, The Cat Inside, The Western Lands, ...
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Title:The Western LandsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 7.7 × 5 × 0.6 inPublished:December 7, 1988Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0140094563

ISBN - 13:9780140094565

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Burroughs's eagerly awaited final novel in the trilogy begun with Cities of the Red Night and The Place of Dead Roads is a profound, revealing, and often astonishing meditation on mortality, loneliness, nuclear peril, and the inextinguishable hope for life after death.