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Hotels, Hospitals, and Jails : A Memoir
Hotels, Hospitals, and Jails : A Memoir
著者名 Swofford, Anthony
出版社 : Twelve
出版年月 : 2012/06
Binding : Hardcover
ISBN : 9781455506736

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言語 : English
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Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: A44100000
Place of Publication: United States
Subject Development: Biography
Academic Level: Extracurricular
Geographic Designator: United States
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Following the success of Jarhead, Anthony Swofford assumed he had exorcised his military demons -- but as every veteran knows, that isn't exactly how it works. In these searing, courageous pages, Swofford struggles to make sense of what his military service meant, and to decide -- after nearly ending it -- what his life can and should become. Consumed by drugs, booze, fast cars and the wrong women, Swofford almost lost everything and everyone that mattered to him. Embarking on a series of RV trips with his dying father, a Vietnam vet, in an attempt to heal their difficult relationship, and meeting a like-minded woman (who will become his wife) in a chance encounter, Swofford begins to grapple with his volatile past and forge a path toward redemption. HOTELS, HOSPITALS, AND JAILS is a must-read memoir that raises essential questions about masculinity, about fathers and sons, and about love.