The Man I Knew Was Once a Boy: The Letters of Herbert Barness, 1938 - 1948

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A moving portrait of one young man's coming of age, set against the backdrop of World War II, in his own words. Born in Philadelphia in 1923, Herbert Barness was the second son of immigrant parents who had arrived in America at the dawn of the twentieth century. He spent his childhood on the family farm in Warrington, Bucks County, PA, and attended the town's one-room schoolhouse. He then attended Doylestown High School. In 1940, at the urging of one of his teachers, he entered Bucknell University and began studying to ...

The Man I Knew Was Once a Boy: The Letters of Herbert Barness, 1938 - 1948 2015, Skillbites LLC

ISBN-13: 9781942489061

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