The Hidden Legacy of World War II: A Daughter's Journey of Discovery
Daughters, fathers and war – three words seldom used together. In "The Hidden Legacy of World War II: A Daughter’s Journey of Discovery", Carol Schultz Vento weaves life with her paratrooper father into the larger narrative of World War II and the homecoming of the Greatest Generation. The book describes the seldom told story of how the war trauma of World War II impacted one family. This personal story is combined with the author’s thorough research and investigation of the reality for those World War II veterans who could not forget the horrors of war. This nonfiction work fills in the missing pieces of the commonly accepted societal view of World War II veterans as stoic and unwavering, a true but incomplete portrait of that generation of warrior.
- Author: Carol Schultz Vento
- Publication Date: 2011-11-20
- Publisher: Sunbury Press, Inc.
- Product Group: Book
- Manufacturer: Sunbury Press, Inc.
- Binding: Paperback, 190 pages
- Brand: Brand: Sunbury Press, Inc.
- Used Book in Good Condition
- Item Dimensions:
- Dimensions: 550L x 48W x 850H
- Weight: 55
- Package Dimensions:
- Dimensions: 835L x 543W x 71H
- Weight: 62
- List Price: $14.95
- ISBN: 1934597813
- ASIN: 1934597813
- Soldier from the War Returning: The Greatest Generation's Troubled Homecoming from World War II
- Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War
- Gated Grief: The Daughter of a GI Concentration Camp Liberator Discovers a Legacy of Trauma
- To Serve with Honor
- Our Fathers' War: Growing Up in the Shadow of the Greatest Generation