So writes conservative firebrand and well known radio host Larry Elder. For ten years Elder and his father didn't seek advice from every one other.
When they ultimately did, the dialog went on for 8 hours—eight hours that took Elder on his father’s trip from the Jim Crow South, to carrier within the Marine Corps, to beginning a enterprise in Southern California.
Elder emerged not only reconciled along with his dad, yet admiring him, and understanding that he had by no means totally identified him or understood him.
Heartfelt, fantastically written, compulsively readable, A Lot Like Me—originally released as Dear Father, pricey Son—is either a powerfully affecting memoir and a private, provocative slice of yankee history.
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