By Robert Wintner
1969 used to be that pivotal 12 months for the child boomers. younger and blameless, they got the final word freedoms and have been confronted with starting to be up.
This touching, hilarious memoir is the genuine tale of a past due sixties grand journey of Europea life-defining parable, if you happen to consider and in the event you can’t. by no means sooner than and never on account that have a handful of seasons so exquisitely outlined the variation among correct and improper. With the reward of teenage they observed, sensed, and savored the laughably transparent contrast among revenue reason and greed, among fact and propaganda, among nationwide curiosity and security contractors, among a beautiful cloud of smoke and the smoke of napalm, and among the phantoms of safeguard and the risks of complacency and atrophy.
Stoned to the gills after which a few, those adventurers observed and felt and knew issues that no new release ahead of did. a few totally engaged within the counterculture whereas others simply saw, sticking a left foot in, pulling a left foot out, yet now not rather leaping to the complete hokeypokey.
It was once a big time of self-discovery, of affection, and of checking out what you have been made of.
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1969 and Then Some: A Memoir of Romance, Motorcycles, and Lingering Flashbacks of a Golden Age by Robert Wintner