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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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

When this was written about Vietnam, no one wanted to read about this woman's perspective on what was happening there - later, they realized she was right...too late... Read full review

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User Review  - kday_working - LibraryThing

Published in 1972 - before the war was even over - an amazing account of the clash of cultures engaged in conflict in Vietnam in the 1950s and 1960s. Fitzgerald was only in her 30s when she wrote this, but she was well placed to write this perceptive and detailed history. Read full review


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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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