Mystic chemist the life of Albert Hofmann and his discovery of LSD /

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Main Author: Hagenbach, Dieter A. (Author)
Other Authors: Werthmüller, Lucius, 1958-
Grof, Stanislav, 1931-
(author of foreword.)

Geuss, William,
(Translator)

Sperling, Linda,
(Translator)
Format: Book Electronic
Language:English
Published:Santa Fe, NM : Synergetic Press, [2013]
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Main Author:Hagenbach, Dieter A.
Uniform Title:Albert Hofmann und sein LSD. English
Summary:

A compendium of the birth of and the transformative effect of a great discovery, LSD. This is the story of Albert Hofmann's life and the parallel story of LSD, highlighting his academic journey, his research at Sandoz and his discovery of LSD, and his open-minded, thoughtful philosophies about the drug, as well as his meetings and interactions with illustrious thinkers and luminaries. Aldous Huxley, Timothy Leary and Richard Alpert among others, established a prolific correspondence with Hofmann. He died at 102, vital, and open until his last breath. Includes --440 color and B&W photos, illustrations and drawings some never published before --Foreword by Czech psychiatrist Stanislav Grof

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General Notes:Translation of: Albert Hofmann und sein LSD.
Translation: William Geuss and Linda Sperling.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxiii, 383 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits (chiefly color)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-377) and index of names.
ISBN:9780907791454 (electronic bk.)
090779145X (electronic bk.)