Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream by Hunter S. Thompson

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is the best chronicle of drug-soaked, addle-brained, rollicking good times ever committed to the printed page. It is also the tale of a long weekend road trip that ha...

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The 18th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 8th on The Ideal Library (Book)
  2. - 9th on The 16 Greatest Books of All Time (NYU Local)
  3. - 17th on 50 Books to Read Before You Die (Complex)
  4. - 76th on Koen Book Distributors Top 100 Books of the Past Century (themodernnovel.com)
  5. - 78th on Waterstone's Books of the Century (LibraryThing)
  6. - 50 Books to (Re-)Read at 50 (nextavenue)
  7. - Select 100 (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
  8. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (UK))
  9. - 100 Major Works of Modern Creative Nonfiction (About.com)
  10. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (USA))