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The proud highway : saga of a desperate southern gentleman, 1955-1967

Auteur: Hunter S Thompson; Douglas Brinkley
Uitgever: New York : Villard, ©1997.
Editie/Formaat:   Boek : Biografie : Engels : 1st edAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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This first volume of the Fear and Loathing Letters begins with a high school essay written in 1955 - when Hunter S. Thompson was a wise (perhaps too wise) teenager in Louisville - and takes us through 1967, when the publication of Hell's Angels made the author an international celebrity (and nearly resulted in his death). In the intervening years, Thompson's prolific and often profound correspondence gives us an  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Aanvullende fysieke materiaalsoort: Online version:
Thompson, Hunter S.
Proud highway.
New York : Villard, ©1997
(OCoLC)606112695
Genoemd persoon: Hunter S Thompson; Hunter S Thompson
Genre: Biografie
Soort document: Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Hunter S Thompson; Douglas Brinkley
ISBN: 0679452850 9780679452850 0679406956 9780679406952
OCLC-nummer: 36011636
Opmerkingen: Includes index.
Beschrijving: xxxii, 683 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Inhoud: v. 1 --
The fear and loathing letters.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Hunter S. Thompson ; foreword by William J. Kennedy ; edited by Douglas Brinkley.

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This first volume of the Fear and Loathing Letters begins with a high school essay written in 1955 - when Hunter S. Thompson was a wise (perhaps too wise) teenager in Louisville - and takes us through 1967, when the publication of Hell's Angels made the author an international celebrity (and nearly resulted in his death). In the intervening years, Thompson's prolific and often profound correspondence gives us an unforgettable vista of the America of the Eisenhower and Kennedy years as well as an authoritative introduction to the cultural revolution of the sixties. With a vicious eye for detail, a rude wit, and a brutal take on any and all pretenders, Thompson's missiles pierce pomposity and rattle the soul. Whether written to his mother, Virginia, or to such luminaries as Charles Kuralt, Philip Graham, Norman Mailer, Tom Wolfe, Carey McWilliams, Lyndon Johnson, and Joan Baez, the letters represent the evolution of an American original, a singular voice defying an era of banality.

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