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Reversing Thrust

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Reversing Thrust is the reflective story of its writer’s spiritual transformation into manhood, set in loosely scattered vignettes amidst the paralleling trip of his lifetime, while flying onboard the Concorde. It speaks clearly to the subject of fatherhood, using the author’s personal experience as illustration, comparing a child’s relationship with his or her biological ...more
Paperback, 156 pages
Published February 19th 2004 by Xulon Press
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The father-son bond and relationship is deeply and intensely explored in this psychological memoir: "Reversing Thrust.. A Backward Step Into Manhood" authored by Carl Hershey. Hershey writes about how the death of his mother when he was 16 years old impacted his life leading to years of estrangement from his uncaring, distant, physically and emotionally unavailable father. His father remarried after Hershey's mother died. There was a noticeable absence of interactions and connections with other ...more
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