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0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 0.00 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Richard Brautigan Narrator: Jim Meskimen Publisher: Blackstone Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: March 2017 ISBN: 9781504759656
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California, 1957. Lee Mellon believes he is the descendant of the only Confederate general to have come from Big Sur and is himself a seeker of truth in his own modern-day war against the status quo.

For the first time in audio, A Confederate General from Big Sur was the late Richard Brautigan’s first published novel, written when he was twenty-eight.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “An absorbing, irritating, and terribly amusing book that brings to American humor a new and disturbing voice.”

    San Francisco Chronicle

  • “Brautigan…makes all the senses breathe. Only a hedonist could cram so much life onto a single page.”

    Newsweek, praise for the author

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About the Author

Richard Brautigan (1935–1984) was a literary idol of the 1960s and 1970s counterculture era whose works were translated the world over. He wrote eleven novels, ten volumes of poetry, a collection of short stories, and miscellaneous nonfiction pieces.

About the Narrator

Jim Meskimen is a stage, film, and television actor who has appeared in many well-known movies and television shows. He acted in Apollo 13 and Frost/Nixon for director Ron Howard, both of which were nominated for Best Picture Oscars. His television appearances include The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Friends, Lie to Me, Criminal Minds, and Parks and Recreation. He is also a painter, award-winning audiobook narrator, and audiobook director for Galaxy Audio.