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Books about the Vietnam War and the aftermath of the war

  • The Lotus Eaters
    Author: Soli, Tatjana
    $ 24.99 ISBN: 9780312611576 Date: 2010
    starKirkus starLJ
    A unique and sweeping debut novel that follows an American female combat photographer in the Vietnam War as she captures the wrenching chaos and finds herself torn between the love of two men.
    Suggested Reading: Debuts
    Updated 2.25.10
  • The Man from Saigon
    Author: Leimbach, Marti
    $ 25 ISBN: 9780385529860 Date: 2010
    starPW
    An enthralling and beautiful new novel about love and allegiance during the Vietnam War, from the author of Daniel Isn't and Dying Young.
    Updated 1.28.10
  • Matterhorn
    Author: Marlantes, Karl
    $ 24.95 ISBN: 9780802119285 Date: 2010
    starPW
    Thirty years in the making, Marlantes's epic debut is a dense, vivid narrative spanning many months in the lives of American troops in Vietnam as they trudge across enemy lines, encountering danger from opposing forces as well as on their home turf.
    Suggested Reading: Debuts
    Updated 1.11.10

 

 

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