9780813520179

Abbie Hoffman

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  • ISBN13:

    9780813520179

  • ISBN10:

    0813520177

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1993-07-01
  • Publisher: Rutgers Univ Pr

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Summary

The author takes a look into the life of Abbie Hoffman. The focus is on Abbie's life as an activist: the social, cultural, and political milieu in which he worked; the ideas that inspired his work; and what happened to America when he put his ideas into action.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix
Introduction xiii
``I never left Worcester,'' 1936-1955
1(19)
Brandeis to Berkeley: A Radical Education, 1955-1960
20(22)
Civil Rights Worker: Worcester and the South, 1960-1966
42(29)
The East Village: Organizing Hippies, 1967
71(22)
Protesting the War, 1967
93(28)
The Road to Chicago, 1968
121(28)
Chicago, August 1968
149(23)
Giving Up on America, 1968-1969
172(25)
The Trial: Hoffman vs. Hoffman, 1969-1970
197(17)
Last Hurrah, 1970-1972
214(28)
Rebel without a Cause, 1973-1980
242(25)
Capture the Flag, 1978-1983
267(23)
Final Battles, 1984-1989
290(21)
Notes 311(18)
Index 329

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