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Any collection strong in the works or life of Hunter S. Thompson will relish OUTLAW JOURNALIST.
Mr. McKeen did a good job of researching this, and explores Mr. Thompson's accomplishments as a prose writer well, while acknowledging the clown aspect of his life.
There are very few books I read that I simply don't want to end, and your stunning biography of HST is one of those.
This book is so thorough. McKeen REALLLY did his homework on this one. Truly (one of) the best biographies available today. The Lif and times of Hunter S. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Monsieur McMusiclover
The book really gave the reader perfect imagery of the type of person Hunter was from day one, overall i loved it and would recommend to anyone who has an interest in Hunter, Gonzo... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Chase Sullivan
The book was used, but looks brand new! I'm very happy with this purchase. Hunter S. Thompson is one of the most interesting writers of the 20th century and this book gives a... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Jess
This book tries to completely ignore Hunter's drug and alcohol use. I feel that it's a very inaccurate portrayal of him because of this. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Willow W
I discovered Thompson's work while I was in high school. I got lucky, I read 72 campaign book, and the Vegas book. Later I would read other writings. Read morePublished on April 9, 2012 by Scott W. Talbert
I knew something about outlaws but hardly anything about the New Journalism before finding this book. Read morePublished on June 25, 2011 by Laurence J. Yadon
As other, more credited sources have stated- THIS is the biography you want.
McKeen rides the objective and subjective lines very nicely, presenting a more balanced,... Read more
I did not have the pleasure or misfortune of knowing Hunter S. Thompson personally, so I cannot attest to this biography's accuracy. Read morePublished on November 1, 2010 by Glenn Gallagher
Some brilliant insights here into what made the famous Gonzo journalist tick. You wouldn't want a dry, academic biography of someone like Hunter S. Read morePublished on January 9, 2010 by Maurice des DeuxMeaux