Saint Paul, Minnesota, U. S. A., Paragon House: 1991
Seller ID: 001819
Condition: Very Good in Fine dust jacket
If you fought in the jungles of the Vietnam - or have friends or loved ones who did - you know that for many the battle continues: an inner struggle to better understand the evil of war and heal from its wake. Over half a million veterans still lead lives plagued by serious war-related readjustment problems and images of war in the Middle East have triggered painful wartime memories. With therapy and caring support, however, these enduring wounds can be healed. This book is a sensitive and powerful guide to help Vietnam veterans work through the grief and remorse of Post-traumatic Stress Disor... View More...
Amherst, MA, University Of Massachusetts: 1997
Seller ID: 003581
Stories about alcoholism may be the best means we have of comprehending that disorder, because only stories can begin to contain alcoholism's bewildering, protean, contradictory nature. Working from this premise, the author examines literary texts as well as oral recovery narratives presented at Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. He seeks to discover what these stories reveal about the qualities and mechanisms of addiction and what they suggest about the conditions necessary for recovery. Notes, references, and index included. ; 8vo - over 7Â¾ - 9Â¾" tall View More...