Songs of the doomed more notes on the death of the American dream by Hunter S. Thompson

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Published by Pocket Books in New York, NY .

Written in English

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  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Political culture -- United States,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989

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Statementby Hunter S. Thompson.
SeriesGonzo papers ;, v. 3
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE839.5 .T47 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination315 p. ;
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1548783M
ISBN 100671743260
LC Control Number91028305
OCLC/WorldCa24246483

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Reviewed by Jerry Stratton, June 17, I had a contract to write a book. I got an advance on it. The working title was The Death of the American Dream. Songs of the Doomed, New York: Summit Books, Octavo, first edition, pp.

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