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The Resource The Vietnam reader : the definitive collection of American fiction and nonfiction on the war, edited by Stewart O'Nan

The Vietnam reader : the definitive collection of American fiction and nonfiction on the war, edited by Stewart O'Nan

Label
The Vietnam reader : the definitive collection of American fiction and nonfiction on the war
Title
The Vietnam reader
Title remainder
the definitive collection of American fiction and nonfiction on the war
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stewart O'Nan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of Vietnam War writing, mostly by well-known authors. The fiction includes excerpts from novels, poems and songs, plus summaries of films, while non-fiction is represented by excerpts from books such as Robert Mason's Chickenhawk, the experiences of a helicopter pilot
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.704/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS557.7
LC item number
.V5625 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Nan, Stewart
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • War and literature
  • War and motion pictures
Label
The Vietnam reader : the definitive collection of American fiction and nonfiction on the war, edited by Stewart O'Nan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 697-699) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • David Halberstam
  • Dien Cai Dau
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • In country
  • Bobbie Ann Mason
  • Incoming
  • Kevin Bowen
  • In the lake of the woods
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Mr. Giai's poem
  • John Balaban
  • If I die in a combat zone
  • The wall.
  • Invasion of Grenada
  • W D Ehrhart
  • Names of the dead
  • Stewart O'Nan
  • Dien Cai Dau
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • Obscenities
  • Michael Casey
  • Sticks and bones
  • David Rabe
  • From demilitarized zones
  • Jan Barry and W D Ehrhart, edts
  • First wave of major work.
  • Born on the Fourth of July
  • Green.
  • Ron Kovic
  • Fields of fire
  • James Webb
  • Rumor of war
  • Philip Caputo
  • Dispatches
  • Michael Herr
  • Going after Cacciato/
  • Tim O'Brien
  • First wave of major films.
  • Green berets
  • Deer hunter
  • Coming home
  • Apocalypse now
  • Songs.
  • "Ballad of the green berets"
  • Barry Sadler and Robin Moore
  • "I-feel-like-I'm-fixin'-to die-rag"
  • Country Joe McDonald
  • "Fortunate son"
  • Creedence clear water revival,
  • Robin Moore
  • John Fogerty
  • "The unknown soldier"
  • The Doors,
  • Jim Morrison
  • "What's going on"
  • Marvin Gaye
  • "War"
  • Edwin Starr
  • "Born in the USA"
  • Bruce Springsteen
  • If I die in a combat zone
  • "The big parade"
  • 10,000 Maniacs,
  • Natalie Merchant
  • Oral history boom.
  • Nam
  • Mark Baker
  • Bloods
  • Wallace Terry
  • Piece of my heart
  • Keith Walker
  • Going after Cacciato
  • From Dear America : letters home from Vietnam
  • Bernard Edelman, edt
  • Everything we had
  • Al Santoli
  • Second wave of major work.
  • 13th Valley
  • John M Del Vecchio
  • Meditations in green
  • Stephen Wright
  • Paco's story
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Larry Heinemann
  • Second wave of major films.
  • Platoon
  • Full metal jacket
  • Memoirs.
  • 365 days
  • Ronald J Glasser
  • Killing zone
  • Fredrick Downs
  • Chickenhawk
  • Early work.
  • Robert Mason
  • Only war we had
  • Michael Lee Lanning
  • Masterwork.
  • Things they carried
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Homecoming.
  • Paco's story
  • Larry Heinemann
  • Love medicine
  • One very hot day
  • Louise Erdrich
  • From carrying the darkness
  • W D Ehrhart, edt
  • A romance
  • Monkey wars
  • What saves us
  • Bruce Weigl
  • Things they carried
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Memory.
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor books ed.
Extent
x, 724 pages
Isbn
9780385491181
Lccn
98015575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3109228
  • (OCoLC)38765078
  • (OCoLC)ocm38765078
  • 397614
  • 3109228
Label
The Vietnam reader : the definitive collection of American fiction and nonfiction on the war, edited by Stewart O'Nan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 697-699) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • David Halberstam
  • Dien Cai Dau
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • In country
  • Bobbie Ann Mason
  • Incoming
  • Kevin Bowen
  • In the lake of the woods
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Mr. Giai's poem
  • John Balaban
  • If I die in a combat zone
  • The wall.
  • Invasion of Grenada
  • W D Ehrhart
  • Names of the dead
  • Stewart O'Nan
  • Dien Cai Dau
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • Obscenities
  • Michael Casey
  • Sticks and bones
  • David Rabe
  • From demilitarized zones
  • Jan Barry and W D Ehrhart, edts
  • First wave of major work.
  • Born on the Fourth of July
  • Green.
  • Ron Kovic
  • Fields of fire
  • James Webb
  • Rumor of war
  • Philip Caputo
  • Dispatches
  • Michael Herr
  • Going after Cacciato/
  • Tim O'Brien
  • First wave of major films.
  • Green berets
  • Deer hunter
  • Coming home
  • Apocalypse now
  • Songs.
  • "Ballad of the green berets"
  • Barry Sadler and Robin Moore
  • "I-feel-like-I'm-fixin'-to die-rag"
  • Country Joe McDonald
  • "Fortunate son"
  • Creedence clear water revival,
  • Robin Moore
  • John Fogerty
  • "The unknown soldier"
  • The Doors,
  • Jim Morrison
  • "What's going on"
  • Marvin Gaye
  • "War"
  • Edwin Starr
  • "Born in the USA"
  • Bruce Springsteen
  • If I die in a combat zone
  • "The big parade"
  • 10,000 Maniacs,
  • Natalie Merchant
  • Oral history boom.
  • Nam
  • Mark Baker
  • Bloods
  • Wallace Terry
  • Piece of my heart
  • Keith Walker
  • Going after Cacciato
  • From Dear America : letters home from Vietnam
  • Bernard Edelman, edt
  • Everything we had
  • Al Santoli
  • Second wave of major work.
  • 13th Valley
  • John M Del Vecchio
  • Meditations in green
  • Stephen Wright
  • Paco's story
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Larry Heinemann
  • Second wave of major films.
  • Platoon
  • Full metal jacket
  • Memoirs.
  • 365 days
  • Ronald J Glasser
  • Killing zone
  • Fredrick Downs
  • Chickenhawk
  • Early work.
  • Robert Mason
  • Only war we had
  • Michael Lee Lanning
  • Masterwork.
  • Things they carried
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Homecoming.
  • Paco's story
  • Larry Heinemann
  • Love medicine
  • One very hot day
  • Louise Erdrich
  • From carrying the darkness
  • W D Ehrhart, edt
  • A romance
  • Monkey wars
  • What saves us
  • Bruce Weigl
  • Things they carried
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Memory.
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor books ed.
Extent
x, 724 pages
Isbn
9780385491181
Lccn
98015575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3109228
  • (OCoLC)38765078
  • (OCoLC)ocm38765078
  • 397614
  • 3109228

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