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Hunter S. Thompson (1937–2005)

Autore di Paura e delirio a Las Vegas

70+ opere 39,808 membri 441 recensioni 346 preferito

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Hunter S. Thompson was born on July 18, 1937 in Louisville, Kentucky. At the age of sixteen he was inducted into the Athenaeum Literary Association and wrote for the Athenaeum Journal. During his two years in the US Air Force, Thompson wrote a sports column for The Common Courier. After he was mostra altro discharged, he moved to New York to work as a copy boy at Time Magazine and later moved to San Juan to write for a Puerto Rican bowling magazine. He also reported to the National Observer from South America. Upon his return to the US, Thompson wrote Hell's Angels: A Strange and Terrible Saga, which became a national bestseller and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, which was originally published in Rolling Stone magazine. Thompson wrote for Rolling Stone, Playboy, and Esquire. Both Bill Murray and Johnny Depp portrayed Hunter in feature film movies based on his books, Where the Buffalo Roam and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, respectively. Hunter S. Thompson committed suicide on February 20, 2005 at his home in Colorado. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra meno

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Opere di Hunter S. Thompson

Paura e delirio a Las Vegas (1971) 14,393 copie
Hell's angels (1966) 4,600 copie
Cronache del rum (1998) 4,059 copie
La grande caccia allo squalo (1979) 2,695 copie
The Curse of Lono (1983) 877 copie
Screwjack: A Short Story (2000) 614 copie
Gonzo (1988) 227 copie
Where the Buffalo Roam [1980 Film] (1980) — Autore — 33 copie
Death of a Poet (2000) 6 copie
Parano dans le bunker (2010) 5 copie
Mistah Leary He Dead (1996) 4 copie
Mescalito (2000) 4 copie
Polo Is My Life (1998) 3 copie
The Hippies 2 copie
Delírio em Las Vegas (2007) 2 copie
Las Vegas 1 copia
Kingdom of Fear Poster (2004) 1 copia

Opere correlate

Gonzo: The Life of Hunter S. Thompson (2007) — Collaboratore — 603 copie
The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry (1999) — Collaboratore — 598 copie
The New Journalism (1973) — Collaboratore — 334 copie
The Portable Sixties Reader (2002) — Collaboratore — 329 copie
The Revolt of the Cockroach People (1973) — Introduzione, alcune edizioni312 copie
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas [1998 film] (1998) — Original book — 295 copie
Reporting Vietnam: American Journalism 1969-1975, Volume 2 (1998) — Collaboratore — 269 copie
The Best American Sports Writing of the Century (1999) — Collaboratore — 191 copie
The Cool School: Writing from America's Hip Underground (2013) — Collaboratore — 80 copie
The Vintage Book of Classic Crime (1993) — Collaboratore — 34 copie
Christopher Felver: The Importance of Being (2001) — Collaboratore — 22 copie
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson [2008 film] (2008) — Actor, alcune edizioni17 copie
I'm a Little Special (1999) — Collaboratore — 15 copie

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America (127) Americano (284) Anni 1960 (129) Anni 1970 (102) Antologia (250) Autobiografia (198) Biografia (380) Controcultura (253) da leggere (1,286) droghe (690) EBook (123) Giornalismo (1,642) Gonzo (1,227) Gonzo journalism (456) Hells Angels (96) HST (137) Hunter Stockton Thompson (371) Las Vegas (269) Letteratura (298) Letteratura americana (354) lettere (110) letto (464) Library of America (112) Memorie (524) Narrativa (1,282) non letto (148) Novecento (246) Nuovo giornalismo (135) Poesia (187) Politica (916) posseduto (174) Romanzo (180) saggi (457) Saggistica (1,827) Satira (99) Sociologia (98) Stati Uniti d'America (307) Storia (360) Umorismo (485) Viaggio (146)

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sicuramente divertente ma l'ho sentito piuttosto lontano da me e dal mio modo di sentire la vita e il mondo.
 
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Opere
70
Opere correlate
20
Utenti
39,808
Popolarità
#444
Voto
3.9
Recensioni
441
ISBN
414
Lingue
21
Preferito da
346

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