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Hotels, hospitals, and jails

a memoir

by Anthony Swofford

  • 14 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Twelve in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental health,
  • Family,
  • Anthony Swofford,
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991,
  • Fathers and sons,
  • American Authors,
  • Drug use,
  • Family relationships,
  • Veterans,
  • Biography,
  • Relations with women

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnthony Swofford
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3619.W64 A3 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25206430M
    ISBN 109781455506736, 9781455513512
    LC Control Number2012003936

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