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Author: Jack Kerouac

Year Published: 1957

Type: Novel

Genre: Adventure

Perspective and Narrator:

On the Road is narrated in the first person.


On the Road is narrated in the past tense.

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On the Road references the four journeys Sal takes across America.


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