The Converse Chuck Taylor Book was written by Converse enthusiast Hal Peterson. He is also manages The Chucks Connection, which is the online source for all things Converse. In the intersecting worlds of fashion, sports, and popular culture, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star has become a beloved icon. This book explores the extensive history of the shoe and its impact on generations of devoted fans. Printed in full color with over 150 photographs, this book is the first real look at the phenomenon of chucks.