My Father's Son by Farley Mowat
Memories of War and Peace

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Canada's best-known storyteller, the famed author of And No Birds Sang, Never Cry Wolf, and A Whale for the Killing has at long last given readers a book about the most powerful influence on his life: his father. Here is Mowat's memoirs of his service in World War II, his letters to and from his father, and his bizarre tale of steering German war materials back home to Canada. Photographs.

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Farley Mowat is the author of thirty-seven books, including "People of the Deer, The Dog Who Wouldn t Be, Never Cry Wolf, A Whale for the Killing, Sea of Slaughter", and "The Farfarers". His books have sold more than 14 million copies worldwide, and he has been published in fifty-two languages. He lives in Ontario, Canada.
Published January 12, 1993 by Houghton Mifflin. 340 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, War, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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A one-of-a-kind book, and with a misleading authorship--for this is actually a collection of correspondence between Mowat, one of Canada's most popular and cantakerous writers, and his novelist-librarian father during the harrowing WW II years of 1942-45.

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