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The Father of All Things free pdf "The Father of All Things" is a riveting, haunting, and often hilarious account of a veteran and his son's journey through Vietnam. As his father recounts his experiences as a soldier, including a near fatal injury, Tom Bissell weaves a larger history of the war and explores the controversies that still spark furious debate today. Blending history, memoir, and travelogue, "The Father of All Things" is a portrait of the war's personal, political, and cultural impact from the perspective of the generation that grew up in the wake of the conflict. It is also a wise and revelatory book about the bond between fathers and sons.

About Tom Bissell

Tom Bissell is the author of "Chasing the Sea "and" God Lives in St. Petersburg, "and a contributing editor for" Harper s Magazine "and" The Virginia Quarterly Review." In 2006 he was awarded the Rome Fellowship by the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and his work has been selected several times by the Best American Short Stories, Best American Travel Writing, and Best American Science Writing series. He lives in Rome. "From the Hardcover edition.""

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Author : Tom Bissell
Publisher : Vintage Books USA
Data Published : 01 March 2008
ISBN : 1400075432
EAN : 9781400075430
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 407 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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