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The Most Dangerous Man in America

Timothy Leary, Richard Nixon and the Hunt for the Fugitive King of Lsd

by Bill Minutaglio and Steven L. Davis

Hardcover, 384 pages, Grand Central Pub, List Price: $30 |

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The Most Dangerous Man in America
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Timothy Leary, Richard Nixon and the Hunt for the Fugitive King of Lsd
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Bill Minutaglio and Steven L. Davis

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The Pen Center USA Literary Award for Research Nonfiction-winning authors of Dallas 1963 present an account of Timothy Leary's 1970 prison escape and run from the law, detailing the events that led to his incarceration, his support by the terrorist group Weather Underground and his targeting by Richard Nixon. 25,000 first printing.