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The Death of Santini: The Story of a Father and His Son

by Pat Conroy
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 Conroys father, Donald Patrick Conroy, was a towering figure in his sons life. The Marine Corps fighter pilot was often brutal, cruel, and violent; as Pat says, I hated my father long