High Times: A 40-Year History of the World's Most Infamous Magazine

High Times: A 40-Year History of the World's Most Infamous Magazine


based in 1974 by means of an formidable political activist and outlaw drug smuggler, High Times has been a progressive enterprise correct from the beginning. delivering alternative political statement and unabashed enthusiasm for hashish, LSD, and psychedelic mushrooms, the confirmed luck and endurance of the journal all through the years has cemented its recognition because the world's best countercultural publication.

In the Nineteen Seventies, each reader dreamed of an afternoon whilst felony pot will be bought in retail stores, and now—just in time for High Times' fortieth anniversary—it turns out that dream could eventually be coming precise. High instances: A 40-Year historical past of the World's Most Infamous Magazine celebrates this remarkable journal with a collection of the greater than 420 covers—some magnificent, a few ridiculous and a few hilarious—that showcase the evolution of the counterculture, complimented via incisive new essays from present High Times editors contextualizing the heritage of this specific publication.

Arranged through decade, High instances: A 40-Year History of the World's Most Infamous Magazine displays the evolution of the ebook itself, from a revolutionary counterculture bible for a turning out to be neighborhood of antiauthoritarian rebels to a longtime journal protecting velocity with the exponential progress of the cannabis industry and legitimization of the therapeutic herb. A funny creation through comedian Tommy Chong—who has been on extra covers of High Times than anyone—kicks off this celebratory tome. offered as a lavish coffee-table e-book, the colourful pages are filled with attractive photographs that experience captured marijuana's greatest moments and encouraged the goals of generations of hedonists looking for the right excessive.

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