Fire in the lake: the Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam, Volume 927

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Little, Brown, 1972 - History - 491 pages
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Review: Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam

User Review  - Jim Brennan - Goodreads

I was in the Marine Corps at the same time she was writing about Viet Nam. I realize now that I knew next to nothing about the country or its culture. I guess 40 yrs late is better than never! Read full review

Review: Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam

User Review  - Adam Koebel - Goodreads

1) Confucianism is so alien to the way my western brain thinks. 2) The Vietnam war was some fucked up shit in ways I didn't even know. Like, surreal culture-ignorant ways. 3) This book was dense as fuck. Read full review

Contents

States of Mind
3
Nations and Empires
32
The Sovereign of Discord
72
Copyright

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Fitzgerald has won the Pulitzer Prize, the Bancroft Prize for History, the National Book Award, and the National Institute for Art and Letters Award, among others.

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