- • Check out an excerpt from Gonzo featuring a "News Release" announcing Hunter S. Thompson's discharge from the Air Force (.pdf)
AMMO Books presents this impressive limited edition title, featuring hundreds of personal photographs--many taken by Thompson himself and never before published. Accompanied by writing and memorabilia, this visual history gives insight into the literary icon's life. GONZO chronicles Thompson's numerous adventures, including his early days as a foreign correspondent in Puerto Rico, living in Big Sur in the sixties, time on the road with the Hell's Angels, running for Sheriff of Pitkin County in 1970, and many personal moments with friends and family throughout the years.
This one-of-a-kind book is the ultimate tribute to the Good Doctor, and a must-have for any Thompson fan. Lovingly edited and designed, and lavishly printed, this extraordinary package includes a specially designed box that contains the book and a limited edition gallery-quality photograph by Thompson. This is an exclusive offering of only three thousand individually numbered copies available worldwide, destined to become a treasured part of your personal library.
Bought for my cousin for Christmas. I didn't read it, so I won't give it 5 stars, but he seemed to enjoy it!Published 6 months ago by Mary Dague
Fantastic book. I thought I knew a lot about HST...but he is extremely complex and much more "human" than I ever expected.Published 12 months ago by Graham
amazing book hard to find though, was just the book i was looking for being a long time hst fanPublished 14 months ago by Daniel L. Ringer
A great read to understanding the ups and downs in the life of HST. A great commentary on his life. Genuine insight into the perspectives of those who observed him most often. Read morePublished on December 12, 2012 by Jesse Hall
I was very pleased with this book. It makes a great coffee table book or bathroom book because it is full of excerpts and photos. Very nice condition, arrived on time.Published on December 8, 2012 by Kelsey
This collection is best labeled as a non coffee table coffee table book! It's a wonderful addition for any serious Hunter S. Thompson collectorPublished on November 24, 2012 by Hertzel Grotch
I thought this was the novel, at least a got a great coffee table book now. Great photography and great chronology.Published on January 12, 2012 by elbarbaro2
Great pictures in this work. It could have used some more explanation. Fascinating opening from Johnny Depp.Published on August 29, 2009 by Molly Demarco
Great read. Illuminates both his genius and his jackassery. The many voices providing retrospectives create a vivid 360-degree view of what it was like to work and live with HST... Read morePublished on September 1, 2008 by Art Sindlinger