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The language of men : [a memoir]

Author: Anthony D'Aries
Publisher: Albany : Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press, [2012]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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An incisive, eloquent literary memoir that transports us to the crossroads of gender and history, then leads us through the unsettling terrain that shapes fathers, sons, brothers, and husbands. "The Language of Men isn't just a beautifully written memoir about a Vietnam vet father and the complicated legacy he leaves to his son; it's also a disturbing, brutally honest, darkly funny meditation on masculinity,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Cross-cultural studies
Named Person: Anthony D'Aries; Anthony D'Aries; Anthony D'Aries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony D'Aries
ISBN: 9780976881339 0976881330 9780976881322 0976881322
OCLC Number: 809270006
Notes: Subtitle from book jacket.
Awards: Commended for IndieFab awards (Autobiography/Memoir) 2012
Commended for Independent Publisher Book Awards (Autiobiography/Memoir 2) 2013
Description: 257 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: In country --
Stateside --
Bungle in the jungle --
The moving wall.
Responsibility: Anthony D'Aries.

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An incisive, eloquent literary memoir that transports us to the crossroads of gender and history, then leads us through the unsettling terrain that shapes fathers, sons, brothers, and husbands. "The Language of Men isn't just a beautifully written memoir about a Vietnam vet father and the complicated legacy he leaves to his son; it's also a disturbing, brutally honest, darkly funny meditation on masculinity, violence, and sexuality."--Tom Perrotta, The Leftovers.

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