The Father of All Things: A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: March 2007
Duration: 16 hours 48 minutes
From award-winning author Tom Bissell comes a riveting book that offers a fresh perspective on the Vietnam War'that of veterans' adult children. In 2003, Tom and his veteran father John traveled to Vietnam, reliving John's experiences in the war while familiarizing themselves with a new, peaceful country.
'This humorous memoir, travelogue and accessible history ' confirms Bissell's status as a rising star of American literature.''Publishers Weekly, starred review