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Life's Work Fathers and Sons

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ISBN-10: 1439189420

ISBN-13: 9781439189429

Edition: N/A

Authors: Quinn Bradlee, Ben Bradlee

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Ben Bradlee’s all-American football player father lost his well-paying job in the Depression and never recovered his income but also never lost his balance and energy. Living on a borrowed estate, he undertook to clear the property, and his young son bonded with his father as they worked alongside each other in the woods. When thirteen-year-old Ben contracted polio, his father nursed him back to health until they could go to work again.Ben Bradlee tells the story of how this lifelong love of working outdoors enabled him to forge an intimate connection with his own son, Quinn, who was born with a heart defect and is learning disabled.Quinn Bradlee writes about how his father gave him courage…    
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Book details

List price: $14.99
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/7/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.396
Language: English

Ben Bradlee was Executive Editor of The Washington Post from 1968 to 1991. nbsp;