Fortunate Son Summary
Lewis Burwell Puller Jr.

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  • Fortunate Son Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Fortunate Son Lessons
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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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Fortunate Son Overview

Lewis B. Puller Jr. in his frank autobiography probes his life as the son of the famous Marine General Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller and the rebuilding of his life after a catastrophic injury in the Vietnam War. Attempting to live up to his father’s legacy Puller lost both legs and a hand to an explosion but went on to attend law school, run for the Congress, and became part of the Pentagon’s legal department in a story of both devastation and hope.

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