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Twentieth Century Limited (Book One) - Age of Heroes Jan David Blais

Twentieth Century Limited (Book One) - Age of Heroes

Jan David Blais

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ISBN : 9781477598375
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626 pages
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Overcoming disabling injuries, Vietnam vet Paul Bernard becomes an award-winning journalist and TV newsman. Known for holding a mirror to American society and long critical of the radical right, after 9-11 Bernard attacks the Bush Administration forMoreOvercoming disabling injuries, Vietnam vet Paul Bernard becomes an award-winning journalist and TV newsman. Known for holding a mirror to American society and long critical of the radical right, after 9-11 Bernard attacks the Bush Administration for Osama bin Ladens escape and leading the nation into a disastrous war. On assignment in Iraq, Bernard is killed under suspicious circumstances. Interwoven with the account of his life is an interview of his friend and mentor, Professor Augustus F.X. Flynn, by a magazine writer profiling him. Frustrated by Washington’s inaction, the two set out to find the truth about the killing.Book One tells of Paul Bernard’s coming of age, his Canadian immigrant roots, the patriotism and religious intensity of the early years. Then through the devastation of Vietnam to recovery and return, immersion in the New York newspaper scene. Twentieth Century Limited Book Two - Age of Reckoning, continues and completes the story.