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The Resource Fire in the lake : the Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam

Fire in the lake : the Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam

Label
Fire in the lake : the Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam
Title
Fire in the lake
Title remainder
the Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam"--Jacket subtitle
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, General Nonfiction, 1973
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
FitzGerald, Frances
Dewey number
320.9/597/043
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS557.A6
LC item number
F53
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam-oorlog
  • Amerikanen
  • Vietnam
Label
Fire in the lake : the Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
  • "Portions ... appeared originally in the New Yorker, in slightly different form."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [470]-476
Contents
I. The Vietnamese. States of mind -- Nations and empires -- The sovereign of discord -- The National Liberation Front -- II. The Americans and the Saigon government. Mise en scene -- Politicians and generals -- The United States enters the war -- The Buddhist crisis -- Prospero, Caliban, and Ariel -- Bad puppets -- Elections -- The downward spiral -- Prospero -- Guerrillas -- The Tet Offensive -- III. Conclusion. Nixon's war -- Fire in the lake
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 491 p.
Lccn
72186966
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm00375867
Label
Fire in the lake : the Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam
Publication
Note
  • "An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
  • "Portions ... appeared originally in the New Yorker, in slightly different form."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [470]-476
Contents
I. The Vietnamese. States of mind -- Nations and empires -- The sovereign of discord -- The National Liberation Front -- II. The Americans and the Saigon government. Mise en scene -- Politicians and generals -- The United States enters the war -- The Buddhist crisis -- Prospero, Caliban, and Ariel -- Bad puppets -- Elections -- The downward spiral -- Prospero -- Guerrillas -- The Tet Offensive -- III. Conclusion. Nixon's war -- Fire in the lake
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 491 p.
Lccn
72186966
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm00375867

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