By Mark Christensen

ISBN-10: 1936182009

ISBN-13: 9781936182008

ISBN-10: 1936182270

ISBN-13: 9781936182275

From the literary ask yourself boy to the countercultural guru whose cross-country bus journey inspired The electrical Kool-Aid Acid Test, this candid biography chronicles the existence and occasions of cultural icon Ken Kesey from the Nineteen Sixties in the course of the Eighties. providing an incisive research of the writer who defined himself as "too younger to be a beatnik, and too previous to be a hippie," this account conducts a spell binding trip from the viewpoint of Mark Christensen, an eventual member of the Kesey "flock." that includes interviews with these inside of his internal circle, this exploration finds the bestselling writer of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest in his many kinds, putting him in the framework of his time, his iteration, and the zeitgeist of the psychedelic era.

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