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Thirty days with my father : finding peace from wartime PTSD

Author: Christal Presley
Publisher: Deerfield Beach, FL : Health Communications, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Christal Presley's father was eighteen, he was drafted to Vietnam. Like many men of that era who returned home with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), he was never the same. Christal's father spent much of her childhood locked in his room, gravitating between the deepest depression and unspeakable rage, unable to participate in holidays or birthdays. At the age of eighteen, Christal left home and didn't  Read more...
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Presley, Christal.
Thirty days with my father
(DLC) 2012020701
(OCoLC)783165047
Named Person: Christal Presley; Delmer Presley
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christal Presley
ISBN: 9780757316470 0757316476 9781461940746 1461940745
OCLC Number: 857463349
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 246 pages)
Other Titles: 30 days with my father
Responsibility: Christal Presley.

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When Christal Presley's father was eighteen, he was drafted to Vietnam. Like many men of that era who returned home with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), he was never the same.  Read more...

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