Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll . . . Straight from the fridge - I Love Lucy meets The Sopranos in The Twilight Zone. From Elvis to Johnny Rotten, Neptune, New Jersey (with Greetings from Asbury Park) to Swinging London. Some say 'it all happened in the 60s' but in BOOM! anthropologist and social historian Ted Polhemus shows how the roots of our (post) modern age go back to the heady years just after WWII. If you like Mad Men, Blade Runner, American Graffiti, Blow-up, The Wild One . . . wish you'd caught Monk at Minton's Playhouse in 1947, Springsteen at The Stone Pony or The Pistols in London in 1976 (or not) . . . Ted Polhemus' other works include Streetstyle, Fashion a Anti-fashion, Style Surfing and Body Styles.... the garage converted to storage for stuff they desperately hope to sell for parts or whatever might make a few precious ... the garage has found a new function as the place where you charge-up your electric a#39;mobility scootera#39; (complete withanbsp;...
|Title||:||BOOM! - a baby boomer memoir, 1947-2022|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2012-01|