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Taking My Father South, Taking My Father Home--a Memoir

Book - 2008
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"...the poignant and often comical story of a grown daughter getting to know her dying father in his last months. During a series of visits with her father to the South he'd escaped as a young black man, Lise Funderburg ... comes to understand his rich and difficult background and the conflicting choices he has had to make throughout his life."--Cover flap.
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2008.
Edition: 1st Free Press hardcover ed.
ISBN: 9781416547662
Call Number: 921 FUNDERBURG
Characteristics: 303 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Subjects: Funderburg, George Newton.
Jasper County (Ga.) -- Race relations.
Jasper County (Ga.) -- Biography.
Fathers and daughters -- Georgia -- Jasper -- Biography.
Cancer -- Patients -- Georgia -- Jasper County -- Biography.
African Americans -- Georgia -- Jasper County -- Biography.


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