Robert M. Pirsig

Robert M. Pirsig was born in Minneapolis. He studied chemistry, philosophy, and journalism at the University of Minnesota and attended Benares Hindu University in India, where he studied Oriental philosophy.


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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig--Audio Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Robert M. Pirsig's book Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values. At its heart, the story is all too simple: a man and his son take a lengthy motorcycle trip through America. But this is not a simple trip at all, for around every corner, through mountain and desert, wind and rain, and searing heat and biting cold, their pilgrimage leads them to new vistas of self-discovery and renewal.

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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Robert Pirsig; Read by Michael Kramer
Macmillan Audio

This lyrical, evocative, thought-provoking journal of a man’s quest for truth—and for himself—was an instant classic, now available unabridged on CD


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