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The New Journalism

(1973)
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'The hell with it ...let chaos reign ...louder music, more wine ...All the old traditions are exhausted and no new one is yet established. All bets are off! The odds are cancelled! It's anybody's ballgame ...' 

Tom Wolfe introduces and exults in his generation's journalistic talent: Truman Capote inside the mind of a psychotic killer Hunter S. Thompson skunk drunk at the Kentucky Derby Michael Herr dispatching reality from the Vietnam killing fields Rex Reed giving the star treatment to the ageing Ava Gardner As well as Norman Mailer Joe Eszterhas Terry Southern Nicholas Tomalin George Plimpton James Mills Gay Talese Joan Didion and many other legends of tape and typewriter telling it like it is from Warhol's Factory to the White House lawn, from the saddle of a Harley to the toughest football team in the US.




Used availability for Tom Wolfe's The New Journalism

Hardback Editions

June 1973 : USA Hardback
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Title: The new journalism
Author(s): Tom Wolfe, Edward Warren Johnson
ISBN: 0-06-014707-5 / 978-0-06-014707-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper & Row
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Paperback Editions

December 1975 : UK Paperback
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Title: The New Journalism (Picador Books)
Author(s): Tom Wolfe
ISBN: 0-330-24315-2 / 978-0-330-24315-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
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June 1973 : USA Paperback
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Title: The New Journalism
Author(s): Tom Wolfe
ISBN: 0-06-047183-2 / 978-0-06-047183-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper and Row
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA