Stories I Tell Myself

Stories I Tell Myself

Growing up With Hunter S. Thompson

Book - 2016
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"An intimate, close-up portrait of Hunter S. Thompson, fearless outlaw journalist, "avenging proxy for the American polity," whose manic first-person articles and expos©♭s so interwoven with the getting of the story, gave rise to gonzo journalism (gonzagas-"fooled you"; bizarre). A portrait of the man: writer, brother, husband, manic searching soul who grew up with the times he inhabited, and in part created; a portrait most of all of the father: the alcoholic, drug fueled, charismatic, irresponsible, idealistic, sensitive man, by the son who lived through it all and thrived to tell the dangerous, complex, loving tale"--
Publisher: New York :, Alfred A. Knopf,, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780307265357
0307265358
Branch Call Number: BIO THOMPSON H. Thompson 12/2015
Characteristics: xii, 274 pages :,illustrations ;,22 cm

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Jul 11, 2016

Deep and moving tribute from a loving son to a complicated, dysfunctional father.

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