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Remains: Non-Viewable: A Memoir

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When John Sacret Young's cousin, Doug was killed in Vietnam, Young learned that the remains of every Vietnam casualty fell into one of two official categories: Viewable or Non-Viewable. He also discovered that such categories applied to how his New England family faced its own history.

This compelling narrative is the haunting story of a man coming to terms with himself, w...more
ebook, 288 pages
Published May 5th 2005 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (first published May 1st 2005)
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Despite an affinity for memoirs and some personal connections (he's not kidding...the water off Manomet is freezing!), I could not connect with this book at all. The author's writing style must be more suited for television.
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