The Great Santini Summary
Pat Conroy

Everything you need to understand or teach The Great Santini by Pat Conroy.

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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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The Great Santini Overview

"The Great Santini" is a 1976 novel by Pat Conroy. It focuses around the life and times of Bull Meechem, a Marine fighter pilot, husband, and father, and his son, Ben, an an athlete. Ben struggles to please his father, and to stand up to him throughout the novel. Conroy greatly portrays the family struggle of father and son.

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