Papa Tango




Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 7/25/2000

Recognition Programs

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 288
ISBN : 9780595006786

About the Book

This is an Authors Guild/BIP title. Please use Authors Guild/BIP specs. author bio box: please use author bio from author info page. book description box: Papa Tango is the story of Charles Noble, a P.T. Boat Captain during World War II, of his adaptation to wounds and mutilation, and of his return to a life he had abandoned. The story portrays the glowing result of his love affair with Kathleen, his old commander's wife.

About the Author

John Clagett commanded a PT boat at Guadalcanal and was severely injured in the sinking of PT 111 on February 1, 1943. Some of his accomplishments are graduating from the Naval Academy, receiving a Ph.D. from Yale University, spending three years in Norway with the diplomatic corps, and being Professor Emeritus, English, at Middlebury College. Clagett's hobbies include skiing, fishing and reading, and he is the author of 19 books.