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The Brotherhood of the Screaming Abyss

My Life With Terence McKenna
McKenna, Dennis J., 1950- (Paperback - 2012 )
The Brotherhood of the Screaming Abyss
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An autobiography about the author's life with his older brother Terence McKenna, including growing up in Colorado and exploring the Amazon for hallucinogenic plants.
Authors: McKenna, Dennis J., 1950-
Statement of Responsibility: Dennis McKenna
Title: The brotherhood of the screaming abyss
my life with Terence McKenna
Characteristics: 508 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Notes: Forward by Luis Eduardo Luna
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 496-504)
Contents: pt. 1: Beginnings. Beginnings
Three sisters
Roots and wars
Terry and Denny
Happy day rides
The nobody people
The collector
Flying, fishing, and hunting
Goodbye to all that
The big picture
First loves: 1962
The California crusade
The experimental college: 1965
Cannabis: 1966
The tutor
A psychedelic education
Mapping inner space: Carl Jung
The ladders of ecstasy: Mircea Eliade
Summer of love: 1967
The secret encountered
The stoners' revenge
My datura misadventure
Escape from Mordor: 1968
The church lawn bunch
Busted again: 1969
Girl with a gun: 1970
pt. 2: Into the abyss. The brotherhood forms
Our mother's death
A narrow passage: 1971
On the edge of the abyss
The experiment at La Chorrera
Waiting for the stone
The bell tower and a UFO
Reflections on La Chorrera
pt. 3: Invisible landscapes. Invisible landscapes
The timewave
To see the great man
Fun with fungi: 1975
A lab in paradise
In the trenches
An encounter with ayahuasca
The river of poisons
Adulthood and its victims
The plant teachers: 1985
The perpetual postdoc
Climbing the vine: 1991
New in town
The bard in light and shadow
A desperate situation
Into the fire
Summary: An autobiography about the author's life with his older brother Terence McKenna, including growing up in Colorado and exploring the Amazon for hallucinogenic plants.
Subject Headings: Hallucinogenic drugs Hallucinogenic drugs and religious experience Amazon River Region Hallucinogenic plants Amazon River Region Ethnopharmacology Amazon River Region Ethnobotanists United States Biography McKenna, Terence K., 1946- McKenna, Dennis J., 1950-
Topical Term: Hallucinogenic drugs
Hallucinogenic drugs and religious experience
Hallucinogenic plants
Ethnopharmacology
Ethnobotanists
Additional Contributors: Luna, Luis Eduardo
ISBN: 0878396365
9780878396368
Branch Call Number: B McKenna M
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