Freak Nation

A Field Guide to 101 of the Most Odd, Extreme, and Outrageous American Subcultures
Author(s): Kate Stevens
Genre: Reference
Original Publish Date: Oct 18, 2010
Product Number: EB00695062
Released: Feb 17, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781440510069
Publisher: Adams Media
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Vegans. Skateboarders. Trekkies. The Cult of the Individual is alive and well and expressing itself all over America-and this book proves it. With this enlightening (and sometimes frightening) field guide, you'll delve into the customs, mores, and motivations behind every type of fan, geek, and superfreak, including: -Swingers -Hackers -Dungeon Masters -Happening Artists -Cryptozoologists -Utopians -Bohemians -Shriners -oenophiles -Deadheads From music to food, sports to fashion, there are people who take their "hobbies" to an extreme the rest of us can only imagine. With this book, you'll get a bird's-eye view of these hobbies gone wild-from sea to shining sea!

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