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Fear and loathing

the strange and terrible saga of Hunter S. Thompson

by Perry, Paul

  • 3 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Thunder"s Mouth Press, Distributed by Publishers Group West in New York, Emeryville, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Thompson, Hunter S.,
    • Thompson, Hunter S. -- Literary art.,
    • Journalists -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementPaul Perry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN4874.T444 P47 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 274 p. :
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1720201M
      ISBN 101560250127, 1560250658
      LC Control Number92023397

        This is the untold story of Hunter S Thompson. FEAR AND LOATHING: GONZO GONE SATANICALLY WRONG. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Hunter’s most well known title, was another example of his gonzo journalism in which he literally immersed himself into the drug culture. The book was so popular that it spawned a cult status movie of the same name. Lucy is the girl Dr. Gonzo meets at an airport on the way to the Flamingo Hotel. She is obsessed with Jesus and Barbara Steisand, and paints many portraits of her which she brought with her from Montana to give directly to her. It has been stated by Dr. Gonzo that he gave her a couple of caps "before realising she'd never even had a drink before". It is implied that they had sex .

        Parents need to know that Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is a two-hour celebration of drugs, foul language, and debauchery, with little or no consequences, redemption, or lessons learned.4/5. Fear and Loathing at the Super Bowl I just finished reading Peter Gent’s book for instance — I’ve been in this business fourteen years and I know — I know — they did something from.

      Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream is a legendarily insane book written in by Hunter S. Thompson, loosely based on two trips to Las Vegas he took "in search of The American Dream". The book was made into a film by Terry Gilliam in starring Johnny Depp and Benicio del Toro. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, book cover The original book jacket of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas illustrated the coarse nature of the text via a grotesque caricature by English illustrator Ralph Steadman. The image is of Duke and Gonzo spewing and sweating their way across the desert towards the pristine outer shell of Las Vegas, a.


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