Travels With Lizbeth

Travels With Lizbeth

Three Years on the Road and on the Streets

Book - 2013
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"Lars Eighner's account of his descent into homelessness and his adventures on the streets has for twenty years moved, charmed, and amused readers. A beautifully written account of one man's experience of homelessness, a story of physical survival, and the triumph of the artistic spirit in the face of enormous adversity."--Page 4 of cover.
Publisher: New York :, St. Martin's Griffin,, 2013.
Edition: First St. Martin's Griffin edition.
ISBN: 9781250036254
Branch Call Number: 362.5092 E347E
Characteristics: xvi, 298 pages ; 21 cm


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Librarians Dean and Joe both suggest "Travels With Lizbeth," which earned acclaim for the author who shared his tale of homelessness in Austin in the late '80s. Lars Eighner is a terrific storyteller, and the memoir stands out not only as a compelling narrative of life on the streets bu... Read More »

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May 29, 2018

Lars Eighner is a friend of mine. Even without that, this book is a classic. Simply a classic.

Mar 08, 2016

very good travelogue and culture piece by an erudite gentleman.


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