Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, and Other American Stories

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, and Other American Stories

Book - 1996
Average Rating:
Rate this:
1
First published in Rolling Stone magazine in 1971, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is Hunter S. Thompson's savagely comic account of what happened to this country in the 1960s. It is told through the writer's account of an assignment he undertook with his attorney to visit Las Vegas and "check it out." The book stands as the final word on the highs and lows of that decade, one of the defining works of our time, and a stylistic and journalistic tour de force.
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1996
Characteristics: viii, 283 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Edition: 1996 Modern Library ed
ISBN: 0679602313 (acid-free paper)
9780679602316 (acid-free paper)
0679602984
9780679602989
Call Number: B THOMPSON H THOMPSON

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment
v
Venley
Sep 30, 2013

Just a magical mystery tour of insanity.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at JCPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top