Ancient Gonzo Wisdom
Interviews With Hunter S. ThompsoneBook - 2009
Bristling with inspired observations and wild anecdotes, this first collection offers a unique insight into the voice and mind of the inimitable Hunter S. Thompson, as recorded in the pages of Playboy, The Paris Review, Esquire, and elsewhere. Fearless and unsparing, the interviews detail some of the most storied episodes of Thompson's life: a savage beating at the hands of the Hells Angels, talking football with Nixon on the 1972 Campaign Trail ("the only time in 20 years of listening to the treacherous bastard that I knew he wasn't lying"), and his unlikely run for sheriff of Aspen. Elsewher.
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, 2009.
Edition: 1st Da Capo Press ed.
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (xx, 412 pages)