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The long haul : a trucker's tales of life on the road / Finn Murphy.

Murphy, Finn, 1958- (author.).

Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library 388.3 Murphy Finn (Text) 22960001445203 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Anderson - Pendleton Branch B Murphy Finn (Text) 27797653 Adult Biography Available -
Colleton - Main Library 388.3 Murphy, Finn (Text) 3010308891 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch B MURPHY MUR (Text) 30018005382664 Adult Biography Available -
Florence - Main Library 388.32 Murphy (Text) 33172006266041 Adult Non-fiction Available -
Union Carnegie Library B MURPHY (Text) 218408 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
York - Bookmobile BIOGRAPHY MURPHY (Text) 33205011765316 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393608717
  • ISBN: 0393608719
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 229 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : W W. Norton & Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Punching in -- Road warriors -- Tenderfoot -- Hammer down -- Seven shippers -- The pot of gold -- Back on the road -- Here come the movers -- Invisible men -- Baby grand -- Waiting time -- Paradise -- The great white mover -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
"In The Long Haul, Murphy offers a trucker’s-eye view of America on the move. Going far beyond the myth of the American road trip, he whisks readers down the I-95 Powerlane, across the Florida Everglades, in and out of the truck stops of the Midwest, and through the steep grades of the Rocky Mountains. As he crisscrosses the country, Murphy recounts with wit, candor, and charm the America he has seen change over the decades, from the hollowing-out of small towns to changing tastes in culture and home furnishings." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Murphy, Finn, 1958-
Truck drivers > United States > Biography.
Trucking > United States > Anecdotes.
Genre: Travel.
Autobiography > Memoir.

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