By Marianne Boruch
When she joins a couple of hitchhikers on a visit to California, a tender Midwestern girl embarks on a trip approximately reminiscence and data, attractiveness and consciousness. This precise tale, set in 1971, recounts a fateful, nine-day journey into the yankee counterculture that starts on a whim and speedy turns into a project to solve a sad secret. The narrator’s course leads her to Berkeley, San Francisco, Mill Valley, huge Sur, and at last to an deserted inn lodge, now turn into a down-on-its-luck commune within the wasteland of southern Colorado. Neither a memoir approximately inner most distress, nor a stunning exposé of existence in a turbulent period, The Glimpse tourist describes with wry humor and deep feeling what it used to be prefer to witness a unusual and impossibly wealthy time.
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