The Fugitive Philosopher (Paperback)

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Busted for pot in 1965, Timothy Leary was sentenced to 25 years in prison. He escaped, and thus began an almost farcical odyssey: the former West Point student and Harvard professor was now an acid-tripping fugitive. In this delightfully irreverent account, Leary describes his time in Algeria; how he was sheltered by an arms dealer in Switzerland; his exploits with the Weathermen and Eldridge Cleaver, who tried to hold him hostage; and his eventual capture and return to the United States. The book includes black and white illustrations throughout.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781579510398
ISBN-10: 1579510396
Publisher: Ronin Publishing (CA)
Publication Date: May 28th, 2007
Pages: 144
Language: English