The kandy-kolored tangerine-flake streamline baby

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Random House Publishing Group, Oct 5, 1999 - Social Science - 368 pages
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Bestselling author Tom Wolfe introduces the 1960s through essays about extravagant new styles of life, the Beatles, bouffant hairdos, Kar Kustomizers, and much more.

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Insight on American culture from the master. - Goodreads
And Tom Wolfe is a pretty good writer. - Goodreads
The prose is decent enough. - Goodreads
... a fine journalist, and an excellent writer. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Brett - Goodreads

This was my first exposure to Wolfe, and though I think I can see the appeal of his writing, I have to admit that this book didn't really speak to me the way I hoped it would. The writing has a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Derek Daigle - Goodreads

... Meh. This book is only what it set out to be; style and form. Read full review


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About the author (1999)

Tom Wolfe is the author of more than a dozen books, among them such contemporary classics as The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, The Right Stuff, The Bonfire of the Vanities, and A Man in Full. A Native of Richmond, Virginia, he earned his B. A. at Washington and Lee University and a Ph. D. in American studies at Yale. He lives in New York City.

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