Junky

Junky

The Definitive Text Of Junk

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Junky, Burroughs fictionalized his experiences using and peddling heroin and other drugs in the 1950s into a work that reads like a field report from the underworld of post-war America. The Burroughs-like protagonist of the novel, Bill Lee, see-saws between periods of addiction and rehab, using a panoply of substances including heroin, cocaine, marijuana, paregoric (a weak tincture of opium) and goof balls (barbiturate), amongst others.
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Edition: EBOOK TEXT
ISBN: 9780802194053
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Alternative Title: OverDrive

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PimaLib_WilliamB May 06, 2015

Told with unflinching honesty from a very mind-altered brain, this early novel by Burroughs is sordid tales of drugs, drugs, and more drugs, from one of the famed writers of the Beatnik generation.

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