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In at The Age Of 22 Timothy age of 22 Timothy left America for Europe He had grown up through the time of moonshots and protest marches new music and unprecedented economic expansion and of hopes for a new society a new democracy and a new kind of man For the next 30 years he lived n and wrote about Europe As he did the american counterculture crashed ronald reagan came the American counterculture crashed Ronald Reagan came went wars were declared and the country was attacked by air Much of the world began to look at America n a new way wondering what had hap. ,longingamong. n
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miles through 35 states He met academics the homeless war veterans politicalthrough 35 states He met academics the homeless war veterans political New Orleans rappers billionaires novelists and a Ku Klux Klansman A Yale legal historian told hi. .