※  Format Kindle Download ⇩ Roads: Driving America's Great Highways (English Edition)  ⁗ Ebook By Larry McMurtry ⁺ ※ Format Kindle Download ⇩ Roads: Driving America's Great Highways (English Edition) ⁗ Ebook By Larry McMurtry ⁺ Manuel Luis Martinez Chicago Tribune Roads is a travel narrative of the first ordera wonderful journeya compelling invitation to rediscover what is lasting, important, and true.Bill Hoffmann New York Post Roads adds to McMurtry s pot of literary goldamong the best American road stories ever written.Jonathan Yardley The Washington Post Book World Reflective and appealingthe greatest pleasure of this journey is simply to be in the company of a lively and wholly unconventional mind.As he crisscrosses America driving in search of the present, the past, and himself Larry McMurtry shares his fascination with this nation s great trails and the culture that has developed around them.Ever since he was a boy growing up in Texas only a mile from Highway 281, Larry McMurtry has felt the pull of the road His town was thoroughly landlocked, making the highway his river, its hidden reaches a mystery and an enticement I began my life beside it and I want to drift down the entire length of it before I end this book.In Roads, McMurtry embarks on a cross country trip where his route is also his destination As he drives, McMurtry reminisces about the places he s seen, the people he s met, and the books he s read, including than 3,000 books about travel He explains why watching episodes of The Mary Tyler Moore Show might be the best way to find joie de vivre in Minnesota the scenic differences between Route 35 and I 801 which vigilantes lived in Montana and which hailed from Idaho and the history of Lewis and Clark, Sitting Bull, and Custer that still haunts Route 2 today.As it makes its way from South Florida to North Dakota, from eastern Long Island to Oregon, Roads is travel writing at its best. 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