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The Harvard Psychedelic Club : how Timothy Leary, Ram Dass, Huston Smith, and Andrew Weil killed the fifties and ushered in a new age for America

Author: Don Lattin
Publisher: New York : HarperOne, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Lattin examines the lives and times of four men--Timothy Leary, Richard Alpert (aka Ram Dass), Andrew Weil, and Huston Smith--whose paths crossed in the 1960s at Harvard, and who consequently launched the mind, body, spirit movement.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Named Person: Timothy Leary; Ram Dass.; Huston Smith; Andrew Weil; Timothy Leary; Ram Dass.; Huston Smith; Andrew Weil; Timothy Leary; Ram Dass.; Huston Smith; Andrew Weil
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Lattin
ISBN: 9780061655937 0061655937
OCLC Number: 419856438
Description: ix, 256 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Four roads to Cambridge --
Turn on --
Sinners and saints --
Crimson tide --
Trouble in paradise --
If you come to San Francisco ... --
Pilgrimage and exile --
After the ecstasy ... four lives --
Healer, teacher, trickster, seeker.
Responsibility: Don Lattin.

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Lattin examines the lives and times of four men--Timothy Leary, Richard Alpert (aka Ram Dass), Andrew Weil, and Huston Smith--whose paths crossed in the 1960s at Harvard, and who consequently launched the mind, body, spirit movement.

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