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Cynthia True - American Scream: The Bill Hicks Story - 9781447227069 - 9781447227069
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American Scream: The Bill Hicks Story

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Description for American Scream: The Bill Hicks Story Paperback. The highly-acclaimed unauthorised biography of cult anti-hero comedian Bill Hicks. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: ASZB; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 133 x 17. Weight in Grams: 226.

He was a radical stand up who dared to question the values of small town America and the evils of American foreign policy. Ruthlessly honest, a voice of reason in what he saw as an insane world, Hicks refused to compromise in spite of the censorship he faced for most of his career. His entire act was once banned from The Late Show with David Letterman because he made fun of pro-lifers and the Pope.

In American Scream Cynthia True gets under the skin of Hicks, the heavy-drinking, chain-smoking, drug-taking philosopher who was also gentle and kind, a ... Read more

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Pan Macmillan
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London, United Kingdom
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About Cynthia True
Cynthia True, former comedy correspondent for Time Out New York , has also written for Glamour, Rolling Stone and Harper's Bazaar.

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