|Title:||Loompanics' Greatest Hits: Articles and Features from the Best Book Catalog in the World|
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|ePUB size:||1536 kb|
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|Category:||Short Stories and Anthologies|
|Publisher:||Breakout Productions Inc; 2nd edition (May 1, 1990)|
The book contains an interesting collection of articles from past Loompanics catalogs and catalog supplements. That particular article mentioned about the marijuana plant known as hemp being used to make paper and rope in the past. They also published a number of interesting, informative, controversial, and sometimes infuriating and downright objectionable books. The name, by the way, was invented by Michael Hoy because he was going to advertise in the magazine National Lampoon, so he thought "something that sounded like 'National Lampoon'. would help the sales of the Index.
Loompanics Greatest Hits book. If you can grab one for ten bucks (not hard to The look of this book is great, and captures the zine-like qualities of the original Loompanics catalogs, which were a goldmine in the pre-web days. The articles themselves are incredibly dated. They probably were back in 1990 when this was first published, but they are even more so now. Maybe 1 in 4 are still relevant, but they're all interesting from a historical standpoint. This has been long out of print, but there are used copies floating around
Loompanics is precisely the kind of publication that British and academic anarchists might think gives anarchism its bad name. However, what lies in these pages are pointers to certain facets of modern culture, such as the informal economy, 'crime TV,' and the indi- vidual lawbreaker as hero.
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Download pdf book by Michael Hoy - Free eBooks. Loompanics is precisely the kind of publication that British and academic anarchists might think gives anarchism its bad name.
Welcome to Loompanics' Golden Records, a collection of articles and features that have appeared in the Loompanics Unlimited Book Catalog - The Best Book Catalog ln The World We strive to have the articles and features we publish be as good as the books we sell. More than 40 articles and features are collected herein, including two commissioned especially for this book: Circus of the Scars, by Jim Hogshire, and Ear/y Release, by . Ladies and gentlemen of America and all the ships at sea, Loompanics Unlimited proudly presents: Loompanics' Golden Records.
by Michael Hoy. Every three years or so, Loompanics Unlimited lights up the desert landscape of American letters by compiling a collection of articles and stories, culled from the catalogs and supplements that we've published during that time. More by Michael Hoy. Loompanics Unlimited Conquers the Universe
Published 1990 by Loompanics Unlimited in Port Townsend, WA. Written in English. Articles previously published in issues of the book catalog of Loompanics Unlimited, publishers and booksellers, 1980-1990.
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In January 2006, Loompanics announced that it was going out of business, and that it was selling off its inventory. In the spring of 2006, Paladin Press announced that it acquired the rights to 40 titles previously published or sold by Loompanics, including the works of Claire Wolfe, Eddie the Wire, and other popular Loompanics authors. Last Earth Distro and FS Books acquired most of Loompanics back-stock, and some titles have been reprinted by Paladin Press and Delta Press.