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My Father, My Son

Elmo Zumwalt

My Father, My Son

by Elmo Zumwalt

  • 42 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large Print,
  • United States,
  • Essays,
  • Biography,
  • Zumwalt, Elmo R.,,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Patients,
  • Health,
  • Zumwalt, Elmo,,
  • Admirals,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • 1920-,
  • 1946-,
  • Cancer,
  • Chemical warfare

  • Edition Notes

    Series(G K Hall Large Print Book Series)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9505434M
    ISBN 100816143072
    ISBN 109780816143078

      Thank you for this poignant book. Alan is an amazing man who has given us all insight to the suffering with his father. I grew up in a family of fourteen children. My father provided for us but never said he loved me or at least I don't remember him saying it to me. We grew estranged as the years went by so I have an idea of what Alan went thru/5(). Get this from a library! My father, my son. [Elmo R Zumwalt; Elmo Zumwalt; John Pekkanen] -- A father and son both served in Vietnam. The son developed cancer; perhaps from the Agent Orange his father had given the order to use.

      The books listed here are, indeed, from my father's library, representing the depth and varied interests of a modern scholar's mind. Dr. Henry LeRoy Finch, professor emeritus of philosophy and a published author, trained in the classics (graduating top in his class at Yale), and went on to develop an appreciation for modern thinkers. Get this from a library! My father, my son. [Sheelagh Kelly] -- Corporal Russ Hazelwood loves his wife Rachel, but she is far away, and the African woman seems the answer to long, passionless nights on the veldt. The war over, Russ returns to York and Rachel.

      "Alan Cumming’s moving memoir Not My Father’s Son is a beautiful book-sad, funny, haunting, surprising, suspenseful, gut-wrenching, endearing. It will linger inside of .   Not My Father's Son: A Memoir by Alan Cumming A beloved star of stage, television and film “one of the most fun people in show business” (Time magazine) Alan Cumming is a successful artist whose diversity and fearlessness is unparalleled.


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This poignant update of the Agent Orange controversy combines military history with medical and human drama. Admiral Zumwalt was the naval leader who ordered the chemical defoliant to be used along Read full review4/5(1).

Not My Father's Son: A Memoir Alan Cumming, HarperCollins pp. ISBN Summary In his unique and engaging voice, the acclaimed actor of stage and screen shares the emotional story of his complicated relationship with his father and the deeply buried family secrets that shaped his life and career.

Alan Cumming’s moving memoir NOT MY FATHER’S SON is a beautiful book—sad, funny, haunting, surprising, suspenseful, gut-wrenching, endearing. It will linger inside of you long after you turn the final page. Harlan Coben.

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as a father i couldnt even imagine doing what roy demeo did to his son al,by involving such a young boy in such things,and basically taking his childhood away,and from a sons view,al really loved his father and no child should have to go through with what al had to book really shows al truly suffered most of his adult life,i only hope he can start a new life for himself and someday be 5/5(5).

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“In the back,” I said as I pointed through the reinforced glass. Directed by Jeff Bleckner. With Keith Carradine, Karl Malden, Margaret Klenck, Michael Horton. When an admiral orders the use of Agent Orange in Vetnam, he has no idea what deadly consequences this will have on his son.7/10(56).

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