By Jean Baudrillard
'Since de Toqueville, French thinkers were fascinated about the US. but if it involves mysterious paradoxes and lyrical complexity no French highbrow fits Jean Baudrillard in considering the hot World... [He] has turn into a sharp-shooting Lone Ranger of the post-Marxist left." -- ny instances "The choice of wild, frequently hilarious postcards from his journey to the USA includes a few of the year's such a lot orignal and lovely writing." -- New Statesman and Society " ... sometimes provocative and regularly infuriating ... the United States is full of perceptive, nearly poetic observations." -- Rolling Stone "A mix of loopy notions and dead-on insights, the United States is a necessary (and voluable) photo of what Mr. Baudrillard calls 'the merely closing primitive society' -- ours." -- ny instances ebook assessment
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America by Jean Baudrillard