Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

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. This 25th Anniversary Quill Edition features a new introduction by the author; important typographical changes; and a Reader's Guide that includes discussion topics, an interview with the author, and letters and documents detailing how this extraordinary book came to be. 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.

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  • Author : Robert M. Pirsig
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Pages : 560 pages
  • ISBN : 0061907995
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 3608 reviews
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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Author : Robert M. Pirsig
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 21 April 2009
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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. This 25th Anniversary Quill Edition features a new introduction by the author; important typographical changes; and a Reader's Guide that includes discussion topics, an interview with the author, and letters and documents detailing how this extraordinary book came to be. A narration of a summer motorcycle trip undertaken

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Author : Robert M. Pirsig
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 25 April 2006
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One of the most important and influential books written in the past half-century, Robert M. Pirsig's Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is a powerful, moving, and penetrating examination of how we live . . . and a breathtaking meditation on how to live better. Here is the book that transformed a generation: an unforgettable narration of a summer motorcycle trip across America's Northwest, undertaken by a father and his young son. A story of love and fear -- of growth, discovery,

Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance

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  • Author : Robert Pirsig
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 30 November 2011
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Zen and Now

Zen and Now
  • Author : Mark Richardson
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Release : 08 September 2009
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  • Author : Robert Pirsig
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release : 06 November 2013
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Guidebook to Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Author : Ronald L. DiSanto,Thomas J. Steele
  • Publisher : William Morrow
  • Release : 25 February 1990
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  • Release : 25 February 2021
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  • Author : Worth Books
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 16 May 2017
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  • Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Release : 13 March 2015
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  • Author : Matthew B. Crawford
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 09 June 2020
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From the author of the landmark Shop Class as Soulcraft, a brilliant, first-of-its-kind celebration of driving as a unique pathway of human freedom, one now critically threatened by automation. "A thoughtful, entertaining, and substantive work about the joys of driving." —Wall Street Journal Once we were drivers, the open road alive with autonomy, adventure, danger, trust, and speed. Today we are as likely to be in the back seat of an Uber as behind the wheel ourselves. Tech giants are

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John Dewey, Robert Pirsig, and the Art of Living
  • Author : D. Granger
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 30 April 2016
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This book explores the writings of philosopher and educator, John Dewey, in order to develop an expansive vision of aesthetic education and everyday poetics of living. Robert Pirsig's best-selling book, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance , provides concrete exemplifications of this compelling yet unconventional vision.

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Author : Robert M. Pirsig
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  • Release : 25 February 1974
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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance caused a literary sensation when it was first published in 1974. The story of the narrator, his son Chris and their month-long motorcycle odyssey from Minnesota to California, profoundly affected an entire generation. A combination of philosophical speculation and psychological tension, the book is a story of relationships, values, madness and, eventually, enlightenment.

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  • Author : Peter Singer
  • Publisher : The Life You Can Save.org
  • Release : 01 December 2019
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In this Tenth Anniversary Edition of The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer brings his landmark book up to date. In addition to restating his compelling arguments about how we should respond to extreme poverty, he examines the progress we are making and recounts how the first edition transformed the lives both of readers and the people they helped. Learn how you can be part of the solution, doing good for others while adding fulfillment to your own life.