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See also Bohemianism.

Lee Bartlett (editor). The Beats: Essays in Criticism. McFarland. 1981. 237pp.

James Campbell. This is the Beat Generation: New York, San Francisco, Paris. University of California Press. 2001. 320pp.

Ann Charters. Beat Down to Your Soul: What was the Beat Generation?. Penguin Books. 2001. 663pp.

Bruce Cook. The Beat Generation. HarperCollins. 1994. 254pp.

David Creighton. Ecstasy of the Beats: On the Road to Understanding. Dundurn Press. 2007. 320pp.

Mike Evans. The Beats: From Kerouac to Kesey, an Illustrated Journey Through the Beat Generation. Running Press. 2007. 192pp.

Gene Feldman; Max Gartenberg (editor). The Beat Generation and the Angry Young Men. New York: Dell. 1959. 416pp.

Holly George-Warren (editor). The Rolling Stone Book of the Beats: The Beat Generation and American Culture. Hyperion. 1999. 452pp.

Brenda Knight. Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers, Artists and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution. Conari. 2000. 384pp.

William Lawlor. Beat Culture: Lifestyles, Icons, and Impact. ABC-CLIO. 2005. 392pp. Encyclopedia format.

William Lawlor. The Beat Generation: A Bibliographical Teaching Guide. Salem Press. 1998. 357pp.

John Long. Drugs and the "Beats": The Role of Drugs in the Lives and Writings of Kerouac, Burroughs and Ginsberg. Virtualbookworm Publishing. 2005. 272pp.

Regina Marler (editor). Queer Beats: How the Beats Turned America on to Sex. Cleis Press. 2004. 209pp.

John Arthur Maynard. Venice West: The Beat Generation in Southern California. Rutgers University Press. 1993. 242pp.

Fred W. McDarrah; Gloria McDarrah. Beat Generation: Glory Days in Greenwich Village. Schirmer/Omnibus. 2001. 285pp. Photographic.

Dennis McNally. Desolate Angel: Jack Kerouac, the Beat Generation, and America. Da Capo Press. 2003. 416pp.

Kostas Myrsiades (editor). The Beat Generation: Critical Essays. Peter Lang. 2002. 352pp.

Jonah Raskin. American Scream: Allen Ginsberg's Howl and the Making of the Beat Generation. University of California Press. 2006. 320pp.

Matt Theado (editor). The Beats: A Literary Reference. Carroll & Graf. 2003. 448pp.

Carole Tonkinson. Big Sky Mind: Buddhism and the Beat Generation. Riverhead Books. 1995. 387pp.

John Tytell. Naked Angels: The Lives & Literature of the Beat Generation. McGraw-Hill. 1976. 273pp.

John Tytell. Paradise Outlaws: Remembering the Beats. William Morrow. 1999. 226pp. Essays.

Steven Watson. The Birth of the Beat Generation: Visionaries, Rebels, and Hipsters, 1944-1960. Pantheon Books. 1998. 399pp.

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