Story of a Hippie: Coming of Age in a Era of Change

Story of a Hippie: Coming of Age in a Era of Change

by Anderson Andrews

Paperback(2nd 2019 1st ed.)

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Discover what it was like growing up in the Sixties when a real Consciousness Revolution was taking place in America, one that literally changed the world.

This is Historical Fiction about a young man who was forced to make a decision, to choose peace...or war.

Would he hold true to his belief in non-violence ... or would he take his anger into the streets as so many of his friends were doing? This book is not only about the turbulent Sixties but is also relevant for what many young people are facing in the world we live in today. Now you can relive the glorious Sixties in this inspiring transformational book.

Did you ever wonder what it was like coming of age during the Sixties, faced with the choice of peace or war? Now, you can experience those crazy years of the 'love generation' and the inspiring legacy they left behind, as Andy, a young hippie, travels between New York City and California in this fascinating, fast-paced story.

He is forced to make a life-changing decision ... to remain faithful to a cause that once stood for non-violence ... or join his friends, who wanted to overthrow the government. So many people say, “I wish I’d been born in the Sixties” …but most just don’t realize how close our country came to another armed revolution during that wild, radical, and miraculous time. Although they were shunned by many … it was the hippies who were the real heroes during that critical era of American history! This is a fictional novel based on historical events about those brave souls who came together and made something great happen. There was a lot more going on besides drugs, sex, music, bell bottom pants, and rose-colored glasses. What you'll discover ... is that the new peace & love movement wasn’t always so peaceful, or so loving. Please note: This book contains references to the use of drugs, accounts of sexual promiscuity, and refers to acts of violence.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781944781392
Publisher: Transformational Novels
Publication date: 05/10/2019
Series: Activating Consciousness
Edition description: 2nd 2019 1st ed.
Pages: 378
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.78(d)

About the Author

Anderson Andrews is the creator of Transformational Novels, writing books that awaken and activate consciousness for people from all walks of life. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, a Master's Degree in International Public Administration, and a Doctorate Degree in Law. He has traveled around the world and lived in the country of Nepal for 2-years as a Peace Corps Volunteer ... then he raised a family and worked for the U.S. Government several years after that as a program administrator for 'offender rehabilitation' projects, and later became a civil and criminal trial lawyer which lasted for 20-years. During all this time, he was also a student and teacher of metaphysics ... which has lasted for more than 50-years. In his books, with the assistance of his Archangelic partner and companion, he is able to share a broad range of knowledge, truths, and wisdom with his readers ... with the goal of allowing this world to become more enlightened, and a better place for all of us ... by learning to 'live love' every day ... and allowing all beings to be happy.

Table of Contents

Introduction: We Have Got to Get It Together Chapter I: California Dreaming Chapter II: Mr. Tambourine Man Chapter III: If You're Going to San Francisco Chapter IV: White Rabbit Chapter V: The Times...They Are a Changing Chapter VI: And the Beat Goes On Chapter VII: It Ain't Me Babe Chapter VIII: Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme Chapter IX: Sounds of Silence Chapter X: Fire and Rain Chapter XI: A Whiter Shade of Pale Chapter XII: A Bridge Over Troubled Water Chapter XIII: Purple Haze...all in My Brain Chapter XIV: By the Time We Got to Woodstock Chapter XV: Jumping Jack Flash Chapter XVI: You Say You Want a Revolution Chapter XVII: The Eve of Destruction Commentary: When Will They Ever Learn?

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