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The mountains sing : a novel.

Subjects: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Fiction; Families -- Vietnam -- Fiction; Family life -- Vietnam -- FictionVietnam -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "The multigenerational tale of the Tr̀ân family, set against the backdrop of the Vîẹt Nam War. Tr̀ân Dịêu Lan, who ...

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Build your house around my body : a novel.

Subjects: Missing persons -- Fiction; Women -- Vietnam -- Fiction; Revenge -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "In 1986, the teenage daughter of a wealthy family gets lost in an abandoned rubber plantation while fleeing her angry father and is forever changed ...

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Aftermath: An Anthology of Post-Vietnam Fiction

Subjects: Books -- Book reviews; Aftermath: An Anthology of Post-Vietnam Fiction (Book) -- Book reviews

  • Source: American Heritage. Oct, 1995, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p108, 2 p.

  • Abstract: * By the time Saigon fell, Americans were so sadly familiar with the war's televised jungle patrols, booby traps, napalmed earth, and body bags that little ...

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December stillness.

Subjects: Homeless persons -- Fiction; Veterans -- Vietnam -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Thirteen-year-old Kelly tries to befriend Mr. Weems, a disturbed homeless Vietnam War veteran who spends his days in her suburban ...

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Paradise of the blind.

Subjects: Vietnam -- Fiction; Life cycles (Biology); Mothers and daughters

  • Abstract: Summary: Hang, a modern Vietnamese woman, is forced to grow up quickly in her turbulent country, squeezed between traditional gender roles and the rampant corruption ...

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State-born journalist pens first novel, set in Vietnam; FICTION; 'FIVE O'CLOCK FOLLIES' IS SHAPED BY CAREER

  • Authors : By:Mary McReynolds

  • Source: Oklahoman, The (Oklahoma City, OK), October 14, 2012 LIFE DRIVE, 3pp

  • Abstract: Touting her first work of fiction as a novel of the press in Vietnam, Oklahoma City-born Theasa ...

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Obama spreading propaganda of Vietnam fiction

  • Authors : By:Cal Thomas

  • Source: Bristol Herald Courier (VA), July 31, 2013 Opinion Columns, 3pp

  • Abstract: When it comes to Vietnam, I'm all for moving on, putting the past behind us, looking forward, letting bygones be bygones, ...

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Underbelly Vietnam; FICTION

  • Authors : By:CHRIS FLYNN

  • Source: Age, The (Melbourne, Australia), October 27, 2012 Life & Style First, p. 34 3pp

  • Abstract: THE DARKEST LITTLE ROOM By Patrick Holland Transit Lounge, $29.95 REVIEW CHRIS FLYNN INDEPENDENT Melbourne publisher Transit Lounge has made a significant mark on the Australian ...

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Lust and emotion in modern-day Vietnam; FICTION

  • Authors : By:Meredith Lewin

  • Source: Sun Herald, The (Sydney, Australia), September 16, 2012 Unwind First, p. 15 2pp

  • Abstract: Fishing for Tigers Emily Maguire (Picador, $29.99) Reviewed by Meredith Lewin At the heart of Australian writer Emily Maguire's work lies an urgent need to pull ...

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The headmaster's wager : a novel.

Subjects: School principals -- Fiction; Fathers and sons -- Fiction; Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- FictionHo Chi Minh City (Vietnam) -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Percival Chen, a headmaster at a prestigious English-language school in 1960s Saigon, must exile his trouble-making son and to deal with his troubles and ...

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To Search for Understanding: A Conversation with Quan Manh Ha and Joseph Babcock about Other Moons: Vietnamese Short Stories of the American War and Its Aftermath.

Subjects: *CREATIVE writing; *TEACHINGOTHER Moons: Vietnamese Short Stories of the American War & Its Aftermath (Book)QUAN Manh Ha; BABCOCK, Joseph

  • Source: War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities. 2021, Vol. 33, p27-54. 28p.

  • Abstract: The article presents an interview with authors Quan Manh Ha and Joseph Babcock. Quan Manh Ha discusses his book "Other Moons: Vietnamese Short Stories of ...

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On earth we're briefly gorgeous.

Subjects: Mother and child -- FictionVietnam -- Fiction

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A REMF's View of Viet Nam War Literature Bibliography.

Subjects: Academic Libraries; Fiction; Higher Education

  • Source: 10 pp.

  • Abstract: An academic librarian who is a Vietnam War veteran was inspired by the exemplary collection of Vietnam ...

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The headmaster's wager : a novel.

Subjects: School principals -- Fiction; Fathers and sons -- Fiction; Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- FictionHo Chi Minh City (Vietnam) -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Percival Chen, a headmaster at a prestigious English-language school in 1960s Saigon, must exile his trouble-making son and to deal with his troubles and ...

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Fiction based on war truth revisited

  • Authors : By:Steve Bennett

  • Source: San Antonio Express-News (TX), March 24, 2010 S.A. Life STATE&METRO, 3pp

  • Abstract: One of the things Tim O'Brien carries with him is a memory of his hands. "I can remember looking at my hands out in the ...

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Fiction based on war truth revisited Vietnam vet Tim O'Brien's gut-wrenching story turns 20 O'BRIEN: Writer seeks to place reader in the war zone

  • Authors : By:By STEVE BENNETT

  • Source: Houston Chronicle (TX), March 24, 2010 Star 3 STAR, p. 1 3pp

  • Abstract: One of the things Tim O'Brien carries with him is a memory of his hands. "I can remember looking at my hands out in the ...

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The book of salt.

Subjects: Americans -- Foreign countries -- France -- Fiction; Biographical fiction; Cooking -- FictionParis (France) -- Fiction; Vietnam -- FictionStein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 -- Fiction; Toklas, Alice B. -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: A Vietnamese man working as Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas's cook in 1934 Paris looks back on his early life in his native country ...

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Memory and Meaning: The Need for Narrative Reflections on the Symposium "Twentieth Century Warfare and American Memory" Regis University, Denver, Colorado, November 13-14, 2009.

Subjects: *AMERICAN war stories; *NARRATIVES; *MEANING (Psychology)DENVER (Colo.); COLORADO

  • Source: War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities. 2011, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p22-33. 12p.

  • Abstract: The author discusses the memory and meaning of narrative reflections during the "Twentieth Century Warfare and American Memory" symposium held at Regis University in Denver, ...

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Art As Therapy: The Biography of a Novel.

Subjects: *FICTION writing; *THERAPEUTICS; *VIETNAM veteransSECOND Tour, The (Book)

  • Source: War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities. 2009, Vol. 21 Issue 1/2, p384-398. 15p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the author's reflections regarding the use of writing as a therapeutic practice for war veterans. The author's personal experiences in writing the ...

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Things to Pack When You're Bound for Baghdad.

Subjects: THINGS to Pack When You're Bound for Baghdad (Short story)

  • Source: War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities. 2006, Vol. 18 Issue 1/2, p121-141. 21p.

  • Abstract: The short story "Things to Pack When You're Bound for Baghdad," by Jason Armagost, is presented.

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DERELICTION OF DUTY OR THE WRONG WAR? Learning the Lessons of Vietnam.

Subjects: *VIETNAM War, 1961-1975; *MILITARY strategyUNITED States

  • Source: War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities. Spring/Summer1999, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p228. 12p.

  • Abstract: Comments on the defeat of the US in the Vietnam War. Lack of direction in the US strategy in the war; ...

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Role Reversal: Hollywood writers take their act from print to screen, and vice versa.

Subjects: *FILM adaptationsRIDLEY, John, 1965-; FISHER, Antwone, 1959-

  • Source: Black Issues Book Review. Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p24-26. 3p. 3 Color Photographs.

  • Abstract: Provides information on the book-to-movie and vice versa trend in the U.S. entertainment industry, as of July 2002. Novels written by writer-producer-director John Ridley; Distinction ...

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Being adopted: books to help children understand.

  • Source: Emergency Librarian; May/June 1993, Vol. 20, p28-31, 4p

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The Wars we took to Vietnam: Cultural Conflict and Storytelling

  • Source: National Forum. Summer, 1997, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p44, 2 p.

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Americans at War: Society, Culture, and the Homefront, 4 Volume Set

Subjects: War and society--United States--HistoryHISTORY / United States / State & Local / General

  • Abstract: This unique, four-volume set explains to students how mobilization for war and how wars themselves have altered the fabric of everyday life. Written by scholars ...

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