Freeways A Journey West on Route 66

by Lewis Davies, Gillian Griffiths

Freeways A Journey West on Route 66 Synopsis

A road book about travel and the lure of migration. A drive along Route 66 from Oklahoma through New Mexico and Arizona to the promised land of California. A country obsessed with change and itself, fragmenting into pieces as the drift of manifest prosperity stalls on the coast.

Freeways A Journey West on Route 66 Press Reviews

'Evokes a vivid picture of the promised road to prosperity, bringing to life the sweat, toil and seediness along the way.' South Wales Echo.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781902638225
Publication date: 21st September 2002
Author: Lewis Davies, Gillian Griffiths
Publisher: Parthian Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 196 pages
Categories: Travel writing,

About Lewis Davies, Gillian Griffiths

Lewis Davies' novels include 'Work, Sex and Rugby', 'Tree of Crows' and 'My Piece of Happiness' which he also adapted for the theatre. He won the Rhys Davis prize for 'Mr Roopratna's Chocolate'. He has edited two short fiction anthologies, 'Mama's Baby (Papa's Maybe)' and 'The Urban Welsh'.

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