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The Resource The sorrow of war : a novel of North Vietnam, Bao Ninh ; translated from the Vietnamese by Phan Thanh Hao ; edited by Frank Palmos

The sorrow of war : a novel of North Vietnam, Bao Ninh ; translated from the Vietnamese by Phan Thanh Hao ; edited by Frank Palmos

Label
The sorrow of war : a novel of North Vietnam
Title
The sorrow of war
Title remainder
a novel of North Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Bao Ninh ; translated from the Vietnamese by Phan Thanh Hao ; edited by Frank Palmos
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • vie
  • eng
Summary
The Vietnam War as seen through the eyes of a North Vietnamese infantryman. In a series of flashbacks, as he buries the dead following a battle, the narrator recounts his 10 years of service, the comrades he lost and the way the war ruined the love of his life. The author is a veteran of the NVA's Glorious 27th Youth Brigade, a 500-man unit from which only 10 men survived. He lives in Hanoi
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bảo Ninh
Dewey number
895/.92233
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • Grades 9-12
LC call number
PL4378.9.B37
LC item number
N6513 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 6.6
  • 6.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Palmos, Frank
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Label
The sorrow of war : a novel of North Vietnam, Bao Ninh ; translated from the Vietnamese by Phan Thanh Hao ; edited by Frank Palmos
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1995
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky227141392
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Riverhead trade paperback edition
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9781573225434
Lccn
95031946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
kp 11/17
Label
The sorrow of war : a novel of North Vietnam, Bao Ninh ; translated from the Vietnamese by Phan Thanh Hao ; edited by Frank Palmos
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1995
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky227141392
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Riverhead trade paperback edition
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9781573225434
Lccn
95031946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
kp 11/17

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