Generation of Swine - Gonzo Papers Vol. 2 Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's

By: Thompson, Hunter S.

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Here, against a backdrop of late-night tattoo sessions and soldier-of-fortune trade shows, Dr. Thompson is at his apocalyptic best? covering emblematic events such as the 1987-88 presidential campaign, with Vice President George Bush, Sr., fighting for his life against Republican competitors like Alexander Haig, Pat Buchanan, and Pat Robertson; detailing the GOP's obsession with drugs and drug abuse; while at the same time capturing momentous social phenomena as they occurred, like the rise of cable, satellite TV, and CNN?24 hours of mainline news. Showcasing his inimitable talent for social and political analysis, Generation of Swine is vintage Thompson? eerily prescient, incisive, and enduring

Title: Generation of Swine - Gonzo Papers Vol. 2 Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's

Author Name: Thompson, Hunter S.

Categories: Political Science,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: NY, Summit Books: 1988

ISBN Number: 0671661477

ISBN Number 13: 9780671661472

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

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