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Jack Kerouac, William S. Burroughs

And The Hippos Were Boiled In Their Tanks


In 1944, Jack Kerouac and William S Burroughs were charged as accessories to murder. Their friends Lucien Carr, had stabbed another, David Kammerrer. Carr had come to each of them and confessed - neither told the police. For this failing they were arrested. This book presents a fictionalized account of the summer of the killing.

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2009
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Pages: 224
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780141189673
ISBN 10: 0141189673

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And The Hippos Were Boiled In Their Tanks