The Sorrow of War

A Novel
B̉ao Ninh (Book - 1993)
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
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Authors: B̉ao Ninh
Statement of Responsibility: Bao Ninh ; English version by Frank Palmos ; based on the translation from the Vietnamese by Vo Bang Thanh and Phan Thanh Hao, with Katerina Pierce
Title: The sorrow of war
a novel
Publisher: London : Secker & Warburg, 1993
Characteristics: 216 p. ; 22 cm.
Sold by: Secker & Warburg
Notes: Translation of: Thân phân cua tình yêu
Subject Headings: Vietnam (Democratic Republic) Fiction Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Fiction
Topical Term: Vietnam War, 1961-1975
LCCN: 93067121
ISBN: 0436310422
Research Call Number: JFD 94-13714
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Jul 27, 2012
  • uncommonreader rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

A North Vietnamese author who was a soldier for 11 years. This is about post-traumatic stress and a love story as well. Pages of remembrance. An honest book and quite moving.


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