The Father of All Things: A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam (Paperback)
A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam
Vintage Books USA, 9781400075430, 407pp.
Publication Date: March 11, 2008
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Praise For The Father of All Things: A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam…
“Powerful. . .eloquent and in-depth. . . . The Father of All Things is a one-of-a-kind accomplishment.” —The Washington Post Book World“A fresh and comprehensive look at the Vietnam era. . . . Bissell’s powerful writing forces one to open one’s eyes and take in the enormity of the moral abyss.” —The San Francisco Chronicle “Beautifully written. . . .Tom Bissell is superb. His description of today’s Vietnam are breathtaking and deep.” —Los Angeles Times “Haunting . . . emotionally powerful. . . . Bissell brings a luminous prose style and, perhaps more important, a clear, fresh eye to events that many of us have allowed to slip into the infuriatingly painful past." —The New York Times Book Review