You Can't Win

You Can't Win Cover

You Can't Win

By Jack Black; William S. Burroughs (Introduction by)

AK Press, Paperback, 9781902593029, 340pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2001

Description

The favorite book of William Burroughs. A journey into the hobo underworld, freight hopping around the still Wild West, becoming a highwayman and member of the yegg (criminal) brotherhood, getting hooked on opium, doing stints in jail or escaping, often with the assistance of crooked cops or judges. Our lost history revived.. With an introduction by Burroughs. A BookSense 77 selection.

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