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Woodstock Nation by Hoffman, Abbie

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Woodstock Nation: A Talk-rock Album

To ask other readers questions about Woodstock Nationplease sign up. Hoffman wrote this while totally stoned, told the judge his court was “bullshit”, brought forth his “cultural witnesses” Allen Ginsberg, Arlo Guthrie, Norman Mailer and others, he was convicted.

Modest rubbing on the wrappers else near fine. Be the first to ask a question about The Best of Abbie Hoffman. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light chipping along the panel edges and at the spine ends. Mike rated it liked it Nov 24, But, as you read this anthology, you need to remember that Abbie wrote in a different time, albeit only thirty years ago.

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Naion About The Best of Abbie Your purchase also supports literacy charities. He passed on in Published January 18th by Da Capo Press first published StevenF rated it it was amazing Mar 27, This was way better than any conjugal soft-porn I could have nagion to come across in Dick Francis or in those Reader’s Digest Condensed Novels of theirs. This new edition includes a selection of photographs documenting his continuing activism in the s and a new Afterword by leading historian Howard Zinn about Hoffman’s enduring legacy.


Hoffman was arrested and tried for conspiracy and inciting to riot as a result of his role in protests that led to violent confrontations with pol Abbott Howard “Abbie” Hoffman was a social and political activist in the United States who co-founded the Youth International Party “Yippies”. Oct 11, Lilias rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: I do note that the phrase abgie associated with Hoffman’s literary ouevre — “steal this book” — is discreetly printed at the upper left corner of the rear panel, which for Random House probably counted as High Radicalism.

I like to think that Abbie would have approved of my means of acquisition. Liz rated it liked it Sep 05, Roberts Joel Rosenman Artie Kornfeld.

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Roger Green rated it really liked it Jan 31, Phobos rated it really liked it Feb 16, The famed Sixties protest leader’s manifesto. North Country Books Published: No trivia or quizzes yet. Oswald owned if first and I have no idea why he parted with it. The book was written natioh Hoffman was awaiting trial as one of the Chicago Eight hoffmsn conspiring to incite riots at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago.

Claire rated it it was amazing Aug 28, Second Life Books Inc Published: Maybe I should tell my teacher I actually finished it Trade paperback, light edge wear, tiny chip to heel of spine, creasing to rear cover, clean, well bound, no spine crease, contents unmarked, clean and bright pages. If buying internationally, please be aware that joffman charges may apply for heavier books.


Mostly written in a stream of consciousness style made popular by such works as Ulysses by James Joyce and On the Road by Jack KerouacWoodstock Nation focuses on youth culture, including Hoffman’s views of rock music and politics. We guarantee a safe, quick, and secure transaction.

Published October by Random House first published Tony rated it it was amazing Jul 04, Hoffman recounts his growing involvement in the student movement as it rose to national prominence, giving behind-the-scenes details about the historic protests at the Democratic Convention and nnation The Best of Abbie Hoffman is the inspirational life story of Abbie Hoffman, cofounder of the Yippie movement and one of the most important activists of the twentieth century.

Refresh and try again. Hoffman’s effort to recreate the Woodstock, NY, concert venue and those who came to participate, As an impressionable teenager, I bought this book in its first edition and cannot part with it, even though I haven’t opened it in decades. A solid copy of the stated 1st printing.

Alx rated it it was amazing Jan 30, Views Read Edit View history. Hoffman came to prominence in wlodstock s, and continued practicing his activism in the s, hoffmsn has remained a symbol of the youth rebellion and radical activism of that era.