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Falling through the earth

a memoir

by Danielle Trussoni

  • 226 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Picador in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Mental health,
  • Veterans,
  • Family,
  • Biography

  • About the Edition

    From her father, Danielle Trussoni learned rock "n" roll, how to avoid the cops, and never to shy away from a fight. Growing up, she was fascinated by stories of his adventures as a tunnel rat in Vietnam, where he risked his life crawling into holes to search for American POWs. Ultimately, Danielle came to believe that when the man she adored drank too much, beat up strangers, or mistreated her mother, it was because the horror of those tunnels still lived inside him. Eventually her mom gave up and left, taking all the kids except one. When everyone else washed their hands of Dan Trussoni, Danielle would not. -- back cover.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDanielle Trussoni
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ755.86 .T787 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24939334M
    ISBN 100312426569, 0805077324
    ISBN 109780312426569, 9780805077322
    OCLC/WorldCa85765452

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    The book was first published in under the US title Falling Through Space, with a cover showing an airman plummeting through the sky. For the British publication the title was amended to The Last Enemy, taken from (I Corinthians , "The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death".Author: Richard Hillary. When you were younger, did you ever think about digging a hole from one side of the Earth to the other? Physics can take this mind game one step further to figure out what would happen if .

    Falling down a hole through the center of the Earth would be rough - especially if there’s friction. A new study reveals what would happen to an intrepid traveler who jumped into a hypothetical tunnel through Earth, propelled by the force of gravity but impeded by air resistance and the friction of the tunnel walls. Mar 01,  · Book reviews. Falling Through the Earth Danielle Trussoni Review by Julie Hale. March Named one of the 10 best books of by the New York Times, this powerful memoir marks the debut of a promising new author. Trussoni was raised in Wisconsin by her overbearing, emotional, occasionally violent father, Dan. A Vietnam veteran who served as.


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Her work includes five books: Falling Through the Earth (), Angelology (), Angelopolis (), The Fortress (), and the forthcoming novel The Ancestor ().

She is the recipient of the Michener-Copernicus Society of America award, the Dana award in the novel, and the New York Times Top 10 Book of the Year for her firstAlma mater: University of Iowa.

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