The Vietnam Reader

The Vietnam Reader

The Definitive Collection of American Fiction and Nonfiction on the War

Book - 1998
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Random House, Inc.
An extraordinary selection of the finest and best-known art from the American war in Vietnam, from Tim O'Brien to Marvin Gaye, from mainstream bestsellers to radical poetry.

This authoritative and accessible volume includes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, film, photography, and popular song lyrics from the Vietnam War era, covering a breadth of experiences and perspectives. Also included are incisive reader's questions--useful for educators and book clubs--in a volume that makes an essential contribution to a wider understanding of the Vietnam War.

An indispensable and provocative read for anyone who wants to know more about the war that changed the face of late-twentieth-century America.

Baker & Taylor
An in-depth look at the conflict

& Taylor

A uniquely comprehensive anthology presents the finest fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, film, photographs, and lyrics to come out of America's involvement in Vietnam, along with a glossary, filmography, bibliography, chronology of the war and readers' discussion guide. Original.

Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1998
Edition: 1st Anchor Books ed
ISBN: 9780385491181
Characteristics: x, 724 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: O'Nan, Stewart 1961-


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