Carry Me Home

The author of the landmark Viet Nam novel The 13th Valley now transports the soldiers of that distant war to their final battlefield the home front Carry Me Home is a novel about two decades in our collective lives and the cleansing of our spirit an inspiring and unforgettable story about America itself.
Carry Me Home The author of the landmark Viet Nam novel The th Valley now transports the soldiers of that distant war to their final battlefield the home front Carry Me Home is a novel about two decades in our co

  • Title: Carry Me Home
  • Author: John M. Del Vecchio
  • ISBN: 9780553072242
  • Page: 437
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 1 thought on “Carry Me Home”

    1. After reading Del Vecchio's "The 13th Valley", I was really looking forward to reading another of his books. Let me explain my rating then of just two stars.The first half of the book was great. Definitely five star material. But the second half of the book just did not work for me. It was pretentious and just not realistic even though a work of fiction. The terminology used was stilted and not practical for these vets to be using. And when he delved into bio molecular definitions and the like, [...]

    2. This is a terrific account of the post-war experience of America's Vietnam veterans. It really highlights the many different ways they struggled and the military's inability to help them figure it out. This is definitely a five-star story but I only gave it four stars because it gets lost in philosophical soliloquies from time to time. It felt as if those could have been shortened and still made the point. All in all, however, this is a sensational story and truly sheds light on the hard homecom [...]

    3. Important story, hard readI took longer to read this book than any I can remember. although I always knew where it was taking me,it was almost too personal and took too long to get there. This is an important reality but not an easy one to face.

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