Letter to a younger son

by Leach, Christopher

Publisher: Arrow in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 155 Downloads: 23
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Subjects:

  • Bereavement -- Psychologicalaspects.,
  • Father and child.
  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London , Dent, 1981.

    StatementChristopher Leach.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF575.G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17538615M
    ISBN 100099272806
    OCLC/WorldCa16548594

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I wonder how memory will color me in your eyes. If you will look back at the lessons I tried to impart and find value in them or if you will throw them all aside and see them as meaningless rubbish held by .