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Gonzo journalist and literary roustabout Hunter S. Thompson flies with the angels--Hell's Angels, that is. He's lived with them, he knows them and their machines, he speaks their langauge,and he reports it back to the world with all the fearsome force of a souped-up cyclone burning rubber.

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The Modern Library has played a significant role in American cultural life for the better part of a century. The series was founded in 1917 by the publishers Boni and Liveright and eight years later acquired by Bennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer. It provided the foundation for their next publishing venture, Random House. The Modern Library has been a staple of the American book trade, providing readers with affordable hardbound editions of important works of literature and thought. For the Modern Library's seventy-fifth anniversary, Random House redesigned the series, restoring as its emblem the running torchbearer created by Lucian Bernhard in 1925 and refurbishing jackets, bindings, and type, as well as inaugurating a new program of select-ing titles. The Modern Library continues to provide the world's best books, at the best prices.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780345331489
Author:
Thompson, Hunter S.
Publisher:
Random House
Author:
Thompson, Hunter S.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sociology
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
Popular Culture - Counter Culture
Subject:
Sociologists
Copyright:
Publication Date:
November 1979
Binding:
Trade Paper
Language:
English
Pages:
348
Dimensions:
6.88x4.22x1.02 in. .38 lbs.

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