Hippie, Inc.

The Misunderstood Subculture That Changed the Way We Live and Generated Billions of Dollars in the Process

Author: Michael Klassen

Publisher: Sixoneseven Books

ISBN: 9780983150565


Page: 195

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Hippie, Inc. tells the story of the original hippie community, which conceived or popularized innovative ideas and products that over the course of the next five decades, created employment for millions ofAmericans, pumped billions of dollars into the nation s economy, transformedU.S. consumer culture and business practices, and shaped the most commercially lucrative social movement in American history."

Popular Fads and Crazes Through American History [2 volumes]

Author: Nancy Hendricks

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440851832

Category: History

Page: 870

View: 1350

This informative two-volume set provides readers with an understanding of the fads and crazes that have taken America by storm from colonial times to the present. Entries cover a range of topics, including food, entertainment, fashion, music, and language. • Presents well-researched, factual material accessibly and engagingly • Presents what was popular in each decade through short sidebars • Illustrates what today's readers have in common with Americans of the past • Includes a historical overview of each decade • Contains a Glossary of Slang, a bibliography, and suggestions for further reading on each decade

Summer of Love

Art, Fashion, and Rock and Roll

Author: Colleen Terry,Joel Selvin

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520294823

Category: Arts

Page: 272

View: 9276

Featuring a wide array of iconic rock posters, period photographs, music memorabilia and light shows, "out-of-this-world" clothing, and avant-garde films, this catalogue celebrates San Francisco's rebellious and colorful counterculture that blossomed in the years surrounding the 1967 Summer of Love. This book explores, through essays and a succession of thematic plates, the visual and material cultures of a generation searching for personal fulfillment and social change. Presenting key cultural artifacts of the time, Summer of Love introduces and explores the events and experiences that today define this dynamic era. With essays by Victoria Binder, Dennis McNally, and Joel Selvin. Published in association with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Exhibition dates: de Young, San Francisco: April 8-August 20, 2017


Author: Paulo Coelho

Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG

ISBN: 3257609329

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

View: 9317

Als der rebellische junge Paulo aus Brasilien und die Holländerin Karla sich in Amsterdam begegnen, trifft sie die Liebe wie ein Blitz. Sie beschließen, gemeinsam aufzubrechen und als Reisende auf dem Hippie-Trail Erfahrungen zu sammeln, nach eigenen Werten zu suchen und danach zu leben. Mit an Bord sind ihre Freunde Rahul, Ryan und Mirthe sowie die Musik, die damals die Welt aus den Angeln hob. Eine inspirierende Reise von Amsterdam nach Kathmandu, an Bord des ›Magic Bus‹. Geschrieben von Paulo Coelho, der uns an einem unbekannten, frühen Kapitel seines Lebens teilhaben lässt.

U.S. Tax Cases

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Income tax

Page: N.A

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