Way off the road : discovering the peculiar charms of small-town America / Bill Geist.

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  • Additional Information
    • Publication Information:
      1st ed.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: The author describes his 5,600-mile RV odyssey across America, along with the eccentric individuals, unusual places, and offbeat celebrations and events he encountered on his journey.
    • Content Notes:
      Standstill parade: Whalan, Minnesota -- The flying paperboy: Loyalton, California -- Prairie dog suckers: Cortez, Colorado -- The church of the holy BBQ: Huntsville, Texas -- Frozen dead guy: Nederland, Colorado -- [Flying there] -- The land of lost luggage!: Scottsboro, Alabama -- Red rails in the sunset: Hanlontown, Iowa -- The home of the range: Greenwood, Mississippi -- The alien highway: Rachel, Nevada -- Bombsville: McAlester, Oklahoma -- Illegal porch furniture: Wilson, North Carolina -- [Staying there] -- The cow photographer: New Glarus, Wisconsin -- Population: Elsie: Monowi, Nebraska -- Figure 8 school bus racing: Bithlo, Florida -- Mike the headless chicken: Fruita, Colorado -- The mule train mailman: Supai, Arizona -- [Eating there] -- Roadkill, the man, and other gourmands: Outside of town, Kansas -- The tourist harvest: Olney, Illinois (et al.) -- Silver surfer: San Onofre, California -- The museum of towing: Chattanooga, Tennessee -- Boat church and other outdoor sports sects: Syracuse, Indiana (et al.) -- Flamingos in paradise: Celebration, Florida -- [Driving there] -- Whores and Windex: Pahrump, Nevada -- Moonburgers: Moonshone, Illinois -- Watermelon capital of the world: Luling, Texas -- The nation's icebox: International Falls, Minnesota -- The holy grail of roadside attractions: Cawker City, Kansas (et al.) -- The Napa Valley of cow chips: Beaver, Oklahoma.
    • ISBN:
      9780767922722 : HRD
      0767922727 : HRD
    • Accession Number:
      2006100688
    • Accession Number:
      fay.233249
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      GEIST, W. Way off the road : discovering the peculiar charms of small-town America. 1st ed. [s. l.]: Broadway Books, 2007. ISBN 9780767922722. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.233249. Acesso em: 25 nov. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Geist W. Way off the Road : Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small-Town America. 1st ed. Broadway Books; 2007. Accessed November 25, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.233249
    • APA:
      Geist, W. (2007). Way off the road : discovering the peculiar charms of small-town America (1st ed.). Broadway Books.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Geist, William. 2007. Way off the Road : Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small-Town America. 1st ed. Broadway Books. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.233249.
    • Harvard:
      Geist, W. (2007) Way off the road : discovering the peculiar charms of small-town America. 1st ed. Broadway Books. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.233249 (Accessed: 25 November 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Geist, W 2007, Way off the road : discovering the peculiar charms of small-town America, 1st ed., Broadway Books, viewed 25 November 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Geist, William. Way off the Road : Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small-Town America. 1st ed., Broadway Books, 2007. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.233249.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Geist, William. Way off the Road : Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small-Town America. 1st ed. Broadway Books, 2007. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.233249.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Geist W. Way off the road : discovering the peculiar charms of small-town America [Internet]. 1st ed. Broadway Books; 2007 [cited 2020 Nov 25]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.233249