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Author Conroy, Pat.

Title The death of Santini [electronic resource] : the story of a father and his son / Pat Conroy.

Publication Info. New York : Books on Tape, 2013.


Edition Unabridged.
Description 1 online resource (1 sound file (15 hr., 12 min., 54 sec.)) : digital.
Playing Time 151254
Description spoken word spw rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Performer Read by Dick Hill.
Summary In this powerful and intimate memoir, the beloved bestselling author of The Prince of Tides and his father, the inspiration for The Great Santini, find some common ground at long last. Pat Conroy's father, Donald Patrick Conroy, was a towering figure in his son's life. The Marine Corps fighter pilot was often brutal, cruel, and violent; as Pat says, "I hated my father long before I knew there was an English word for 'hate...
Note Description based on hard copy version record.
Subject United States. Marine Corps -- Military life -- Fiction.
Fathers and sons -- Fiction.
Conflict of generations -- Fiction.
Dysfunctional families -- Fiction.
Life change events -- Fiction.
Teachers as authors -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Autobiographical fiction.
Downloadable audio books.
Added Author Hill, Dick.
Other Form: Source record: Conroy, Pat. Death of Santini. Unabridged. [Westminster, MD] : Books on Tape : Random House Audio, [2013] 9780307989840 (OCoLC)841893678
ISBN 9780307989857 electronic audio bk.
0307989852 electronic audio bk.

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