The death of Santini : the story of a father and his son by Conroy, Pat.
A memoir by the bestselling author of The Prince of Tides about his father--the inspiration for The Great Santini--and a reaffirmation that love can conquer even the meanest of men.
New York :
Nan A. Talese/Doubleday,
- ISBN: 9780385530903 (hardcover : alkaline paper) :, 0385530900 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
- UPC: 40022949428
- Format: Book
- Language: English
First US edition. First Edition.
- Physical Description: x, 338 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Tags: Pat Conroy (1) Add Tag
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