We Gotta Get Out of This Place: The Soundtrack of the Vietnam War
For a Kentucky rifleman who spent his tour trudging through Vietnam's Central Highlands, it was Nancy Sinatra's "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'." For a "tunnel rat" who blew smoke into the Viet...
October 21, 2015
University of Massachusetts Press
The Lotus and the Storm
A lyrical novel of love and betrayal in the aftermath of the fall of Saigon--from the author of Monkey Bridge

A singular work of witness, inspiration, and courage, The Lotus and...

April 28, 2015
Penguin Books
400 Pages
A Rumor of War: The Classic Vietnam Memoir (Anniversary)

The 40th anniversary edition of the classic Vietnam memoir--featured in the PBS documentary series The Vietnam War by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick--with a new foreword by Kevin Powers...

August 1, 2017
Picador USA
384 Pages
Hanoi Streets 1985-2015: In the Years of Forgetting
- Close to 200 beautiful portraits and landscape photographs documenting Hanoi's transformation from 1985 to 2015 - Visually compelling record of a city's post-war evolution over the course of three...
July 31, 2018
Images Publishing Group
240 Pages
Paradise of the Blind

Paradise of the Blind

Duong, Thu Huong ; McPherson,

Paradise of the Blind is an exquisite portrait of three Vietnamese women struggling to survive in a society where subservience to men is expected and Communist corruption crushes every...

August 20, 2002
William Morrow & Company
272 Pages
Street Without Joy: The French Debacle in Indochina
First published in 1961 by Stackpole Books, Street without Joy is a classic of military history. Journalist and scholar Bernard Fall vividly captured the sights, sounds, and smells of the brutal-...
February 16, 2018
Stackpole Books
424 Pages
The Quiet American

The Quiet American

Greene, Graham ; Stone, Robert
Graham Greene's classic exploration of love, innocence, and morality in Vietnam

I never knew a man who had better motives for all the trouble he caused, Graham Greene's narrator Fowler...

August 31, 2004
Penguin Group
180 Pages
Vietnam: Rising Dragon (New Edition, Revised and Updated)

An "enlightening and persuasive" (Jonathan Mirsky, New York Review of Books) survey of Vietnam as an emerging Asian power

The eyes of the West have recently been trained on...

November 24, 2020
Yale University Press
304 Pages


Herr, Michael
The best book to have been written about the Vietnam War (The New York Times Book Review); an instant classic straight from the front lines.

From its terrifying opening...

August 6, 1991
272 Pages
They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace Vietnam and America October 1967
David Maraniss tells the epic story of Vietnam and the sixties through the events of a few gripping, passionate days of war and peace in October 1967.

With meticulous and captivating...

October 4, 2004

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