The Vietnam War in History, Literature, and Film / Edition 2

The Vietnam War in History, Literature, and Film / Edition 2

by Mark P. Taylor
     
 

An innovative treatment of key episodes of the Vietnam War clarifies the relationships among history, literature, and film.

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An innovative treatment of key episodes of the Vietnam War clarifies the relationships among history, literature, and film.

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ISBN-13:
9780817351182
Publisher:
University of Alabama Press
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Edition description:
1
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Map of South-east Asia
Timeline
Introduction: Understanding America's War in Vietnam1
1Telling True War Stories10
2Heroes33
3Cinematic History: The Case of JFK58
4Battles84
5Villains104
6Veterans131
Conclusion: Telling Differences148
A Guide to Further Reading151
Glossary154
Index155

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