Camp Camp

Where Fantasy Island Meets Lord of the Flies

by Roger Bennett and Jules Shell

Hardcover, 301 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $24.95 | purchase

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Camp Camp
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Where Fantasy Island Meets Lord of the Flies
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Roger Bennett and Jules Shell

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Through a zany compendium of letters written home, top-ten lists, photographs, stories, inter-bunk notes, and other camp ephemera, the authors of Bar Mitzvah Disco shed new light on the phenomenon of summer camp and the experiences that transformed the lives—and hormones—of an entire generation. 40,000 first printing.