Stories I tell myself: growing up with Hunter S. Thompson

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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"--
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subject_facetAuthors, American -- 20th century -- Biography
Thompson, Hunter S
Thompson, Hunter S. -- Family
Thompson, Juan F
title_displayStories I tell myself : growing up with Hunter S. Thompson
title_fullStories I Tell Myself Growing Up with Hunter S. Thompson
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title_subgrowing up with Hunter S. Thompson
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Biography & Autobiography
Family
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Thompson, Juan F