On Speed

On Speed

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A detailed history of the use of amphetamines follows the rise, fall, and surprising resurgence of the popular drug in America since they were marketed as the original antidepressant in the 1930s.... psychedelic centers like San Franciscoa#39;s Haight-Ashbury district, New Yorka#39;s East Village, and the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles, and remake the world. The idyll was short-lived, and, as Ginsberg seems to have predicted, one of the major forces that devastated urban ... to Kerouac and Burroughs, described the feeling of shooting speed: I felt it almost instantly, and the rush to my head like a short circuit.

Title:On Speed
Author: Nicolas Rasmussen
Publisher:NYU Press - 2009-11-01

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