By Edgardo Santiago
In his ebook, Santiago takes the reader from his formative years to Vietnam and during his next profession with the FDA, from San Juan, Puerto Rico, to Virginia. alongside the best way, he tells in regards to the pains of dealings with the consequences of strive against, not just on him, but additionally at the state. greater than approximately telling battle tales, this booklet is ready insight—about what the writer felt and proposal prior to, in the course of and after his journey of accountability within the different aspect of the world.
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Antipodes: Memories and Thoughts of a Vietnam War Combat Soldier by Edgardo Santiago