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Bear : the life and times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III / Robert Greenfield.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 781.66092 GRE (Text) 34304000841076 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora 921 STANLEY (Text) 50825010710902 Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 921 Stanley (Text) 31208912494475 non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250081216
  • ISBN: 1250081211
  • Physical Description: x, 270 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-257), discography (pages 221-232), and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue. The Muir Beach acid test -- Bluegrass roots -- Growing up absurd -- Shape-shifting -- Berkeley, 1964 -- Making acid -- Pranksters and Angels -- Trips Festival -- LA fadeaway -- Olompali -- Print the legend -- Monterey Pop, and beyond -- Getting busted -- Two festivals -- Set up like a bowling pin -- Wall of sound -- Growing weed -- Bear's dream -- The land down under -- Real love -- Old and in the way -- A visit from Bear -- On the way home -- Epilogue. More anthems for the Bear -- Appendix. Bear's choice : a selected discography.
Summary, etc.:
The award-winning author of S.T.P.: A Journey Through America With the Rolling Stones traces the life of the Grateful Dead benefactor and LSD chemist who played an indelible role in 1960s counterculture, describing how he helped finance and record the band's early work.
Subject: Stanley, Owsley, 1935-2011.
Sound engineers > United States > Biography.
Chemists > United States > Biography.
LSD (Drug) > United States > History > 20th century.
Grateful Dead (Musical group)

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