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The Viet Nam War/the American war

images and representations in Euro-American and Vietnamese exile narratives

by Renny Christopher

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vietnam
    • Subjects:
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Literature and the conflict,
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Vietnamese Americans -- Biography -- History and criticism,
    • Vietnamese literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Exiles -- Vietnam -- Biography -- History and criticism,
    • Literature, Comparative -- American and Vietnamese,
    • Literature, Comparative -- Vietnamese and American,
    • Soldiers" writings, American -- History and criticism,
    • War stories, American -- History and criticism,
    • Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- 20th century,
    • Vietnam -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-337) and index.

      StatementRenny Christopher.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS228.V5 C47 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 341 p. ;
      Number of Pages341
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL787393M
      ISBN 101558490086, 1558490094
      LC Control Number95019687

        What the western world remembers about the Vietnam War is defined by a handful of iconic photographs taken through the lenses of American and other western photographers. But the North Vietnamese and Viet Cong had hundreds of photographers of their own who worked in perilous conditions documenting every facet of the war. Viet Nam War Books. Administrator’s note. The Viet Nam War was, unquestionably, America’s longest war and a war that deeply divided America in the sixties and seventies. It has incited many authors, historians and scholars, military and civilian alike, to analyze and write about this complex war.

      “ All in all, this hardcover coffee-table book is a top-quality tribute to American service personnel -living and dead- who served in the Vietnam War ” ” The authors chose both lesser known and iconic state memorials” Marc Leepson. Journalist, historian, and author, The VVA Veteran. Q. What are the best books about the Vietnam War? A2A: Book reviews on * Historical Atlas of the Vietnam War: Harry G. Summers, Stanley Karnow: * Hue A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam: Mark Bowden:

      Get this from a library! The Viet Nam War/the American war: images and representations in Euro-American and Vietnamese exile narratives. [Renny Christopher] -- This book seeks to reformulate the canon of writings on what is called "the Viet Nam War" in America and "the American War" in Viet Nam. Until recently, the accepted canon has consisted almost. In fall of in a jungle in Vietnam, a Viet Cong ambush nearly wiped out an American battalion. On a campus in Wisconsin, a student protest against the war spiraled out of control. Last Days in.


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