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A portraitof Viet Nam

Lou Dematteis

A portraitof Viet Nam

by Lou Dematteis

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLou Dematteis ; foreword by Oliver stone ; epilogue by Le Ly Hayslip ; notes on the photographs by Dana Sachs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS556.39
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22312290M
    ISBN 10039303948X, 0393314294

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In Karl Marlantes was a year old Rhodes scholar and did not have to go to Vietnam. He nonetheless joined the US Marine Corps, ending up with multiple medals but also lifelong PTSD. In this interview, he recommends the best Vietnam War books, exploring its moral ambiguities, the warrior mentality and the humanity of 'the enemy.'.

In the book the author tries, through daily realities, to trace the source of Vietnamese culture and grasp its uniqueness" (Back cover.) Gift inscription by author on front end paper. Overseas customers please note this is a heavy book and will attract extra postage costs.

pages Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author. Byblack soldiers made up % of those drafted and 23% of Vietnam combat troops, despite the fact that African-Americans comprised only 11% of the civilian population of the country. The anger and disillusionment of black veterans increased when Dr.

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