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  • ISBN: 0553802143
  • Physical Description: 367 pages : maps ; 24 cm
    print
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, [2001]

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Summary, etc.: Some of the memories were horrible. A few of them were good. But all of them had meaning. Thus begins a gripping tale of mystery and intrigue set in present-day Vietnam. The center of this fine novel is the search for two army deserters who led U.S. troops into ambush and then hid in North Vietnam after the hostilities ceased. Like the best of such tales, however, the novel offers more than the resolution of a mystery: it also tells a poignant story of a love that might have been and of friendship across partisan lines and is rich with the sounds and smells of its foreign setting. Former Secretary of the Navy and Assistant Secretary of Defense Webb (also the author of the best-selling Fields of Fire and other novels) has used his familiarity with the Far East to evoke the tangled net of loyalties and enmities bequeathed to a troubled country by a savage history of conflict.
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Veterans Fiction
Americans Vietnam Fiction
Military deserters Fiction
Vietnam Fiction
Genre: War fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.

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