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Memories of my father watching TV : a novel

Author: Curtis White
Publisher: Normal, IL : Dalkey Archive Press, 1998.
Series: American literature series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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For the boy narrator of this tale, to be a man one must kill one's father. He plays out the fantasy as he watches a war movie with him on TV. "My father was a German pontoon bridge ... he had to be taken out."
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
White, Curtis, 1951-
Memories of my father watching TV.
Normal, IL : Dalkey Archive Press, 1998
(OCoLC)606994907
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Curtis White
ISBN: 1564781895 9781564781895
OCLC Number: 38106150
Description: 157 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Gloom. TV scandal ; Highway patrol ; Bonanza ; Combat --
Glee. Sea hunt ; Have gun, will travel ; Manic maverick ; Saturday night at the movies.
Series Title: American literature series.
Responsibility: by Curtis White.

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For the boy narrator of this tale, to be a man one must kill one's father. He plays out the fantasy as he watches a war movie with him on TV. "My father was a German pontoon bridge ... he had to be taken out."

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