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In Tom Wolfe's 'Kingdom,' Speech Is The One Weird Trick

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Author and journalist Tom Wolfe's books include The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, The Bonfire of the Vanities and I Am Charlotte Simmons, among others. Jim Cooper/AP hide caption

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Tom Wolfe Takes Miami's Pulse In 'Back To Blood'

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Author Tom Wolfe poses in one of his trademark three-piece suits. Jim Cooper/AP Photo hide caption

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Tom Wolfe: Chronicling Counterculture's 'Acid Test'

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Tom Wolfe Goes to College with 'Charlotte Simmons'

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