Hunter S. Thompson | Literature Criticism Critical Review by Michael E. Ross

This literature criticism consists of approximately 1 page of analysis & critique of Hunter S. Thompson.
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Critical Review by Michael E. Ross

SOURCE: A review of Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80s, in The New York Times Book Review, August 14, 1988, p. 17.

In the following review, Ross asserts the value of Thompson's wisdom in Generation of Swine.

In the literary free-fire zone of American culture and political commentary, Hunter S. Thompson has always been on point. In his latest book, Mr. Thompson, author of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72, addresses new targets of opportunity—from Muammar el-Qaddafi and Ferdinand Marcos to a Soldier of Fortune trade show, from the George Bush campaign to handicapping the likelihood of a Democratic victory in November. His writing, ever feisty, proves again (as if it were necessary) that he is one of our most incisive, insightful and hilarious social...

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