Johnny Gunther was only seventeen years old when he died of a brain tumor. During the months of his illness, everyone near him was unforgettably impressed by his level-headed courage, his wit and quiet friendliness, and, above all, his unfaltering patience through times of despair. This deeply moving book is a father's memoir of a brave, intelligent, and spirited boy.
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John Gunther (1901-1970) was one of the best known and most admired journalists of his day. The author of the immensely popular Inside books—a series of profiles of major world powers, beginning with Inside Europe, published in 1936—he was born on the north side of Chicago and died on May 29, 1970.
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Book Description Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060929898
Book Description Perennial Library, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1998. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 205 pages. Book in new condition--from my store inventory. Johnny Gunther died of a brain tumor when he was seventeen years old. This is his story--his courage, wit, quiet friendliness and unfaltering patience--as told by his father, the distinguished journalist and foreign correspondent, John Gunther. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0060929898. ISBN/EAN: 9780060929893. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 603063. Bookseller Inventory # 603063
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Book Description Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060929898
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