The Resource Songs of the doomed, Hunter S Thompson, (downloadable audiobook.)

Songs of the doomed, Hunter S Thompson, (downloadable audiobook.)

Label
Songs of the doomed
Title
Songs of the doomed
Statement of responsibility
Hunter S Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1990, Songs of the Doomed is back in print -- by popular demand! In this third and most extraordinary volume of the Gonzo Papers, Dr. Hunter S. Thompson recalls high and hideous moments in his thirty years in the Passing Lane -- and no one is safe from his hilarious, remarkably astute social commentary. With Thompson's trademark insight and passion about the state of American politics and culture, Songs of the Doomed charts the long, strange trip from Kennedy to Quayle in Thompson's freewheeling, inimitable style. Spanning four decades -- 1950 to 1990 -- Thompson is at the top of his form while fleeing New York for Puerto Rico, riding with the Hell's Angels, investigating Las Vegas sleaze, grappling with the "Dukakis problem," and finally, detailing his infamous lifestyle bust, trial documents, and Fourth Amendment battle with the Law. These tales -- often sleazy, brutal, and crude -- are only the tip of what Jack Nicholson called "the most baffling human iceberg of our time." Songs of the Doomed is vintage Thompson -- a brilliant, brazen, bawdy compilation of the greatest sound bites of Gonzo journalism from the past thirty years
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Hunter S
PerformerNote
Narrator: Hunter S. Thompson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thompson, Hunter S.
  • OverDrive, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Songs of the doomed, Hunter S Thompson, (downloadable audiobook.)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=144067
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Abridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00009625ed95-ca65-40ea-a29e-64a20d611b3f
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780743587464
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
9625ED95-CA65-40EA-A29E-64A20D611B3F
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Songs of the doomed, Hunter S Thompson, (downloadable audiobook.)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=144067
Publication
Note
Abridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00009625ed95-ca65-40ea-a29e-64a20d611b3f
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780743587464
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
9625ED95-CA65-40EA-A29E-64A20D611B3F
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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