And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks

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In alternating chapters that reveal a nascent period in their development as two of the twentieth century's most influential writers, Beat Generation icons William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac's And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks is an electrifying true-life mystery, including afterword by James Grauerholtz in Penguin Modern Classics.This is a hardboiled crime novel, and a true story. In 1944, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs, then still unknown writers, were both arrested following a murder: one of their friends ...

And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks 2009, Grove Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780802144348

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And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks 2009, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141189673

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And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks 2008, Grove Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780802118769

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And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks 2008, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9781846141645

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