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The Names of Rivers

By: Buckman, Daniel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Akashic Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 5186

Condition: Fine


The author's second novel following "Water in Darkness." Publishers Weekly says of "The Names of Rivers" that "Buckman is carving a niche for himself as an unblinking observer of the horrors of war, especially Vietnam. His second novel deserves to be widely reviewed." View more info

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On Distant Ground

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Knopf: 1985

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 76

ISBN: 0394540409

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert Olen Butler on the title page. A vivid, compelling novel about an American soldier's desperate (and private) mission to Saigon in the final days of the Vietnam War. A Vietnam novel about an Army Officer about to be court-martialed while growing obsessed with the idea that he has fathered a child in Vietnam as well. View more info

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Another Country [appearance in First Love: An Anthology of New Poetry and Prose]

By: Butler, Robert Olen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Stewart, Tabori & Chang: 1986

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4894

ISBN: 0941434796

Condition: Fine


Robert Olen Butler has SIGNED at his story entry "Another Country". A short piece in this anthology edited by Roy Finamore and illustrated by Vivienne Flesher. A Vietnam centered story. View more info

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The Things We Do To Make It Home

By: Gologorsky, Beverly

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1999

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2130

ISBN: 0375502017

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Beverly Gologorsky on the title page. The author's debut which captures, in clear, unadorned prose, the legacy the Vietnam War left to the wives and children of the men who fought in it. Susan Faludi dutjacket praise "Beverly Gologorsky shines a brilliant and disturbing light into a time and place too long left in the shadows by American literature." View more info

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The Things We Do To Make It Home

By: Gologorsky, Beverly

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1999

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2131

ISBN: 0375502017

Condition: Fine


SIGNED by Beverly Gologorsky on the title page. The author’s debut which captures, in clear, unadorned prose, the legacy the Vietnam War left to the wives and children of the men who fought in it. Susan Faludi dutjacket praise "Beverly Gologorsky shines a brilliant and disturbing light into a time and place too long left in the shadows by American literature." View more info

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The Things We Do To Make It Home

By: Gologorsky, Beverly

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1999

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4752

ISBN: 0375502017

Condition: Fine


This copy of the Uncorrected Advance Proof has been SIGNED by Beverly Gologorsky on the title page. The author's debut which captures, in clear, unadorned prose, the legacy the Vietnam War left to the wives and children of the men who fought in it. Susan Faludi dutjacket praise "Beverly Gologorsky shines a brilliant and disturbing light into a time and place too long left in the shadows by American literature." View more info

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Triumph or Tragedy

By: Goodwin, Richard N.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1966

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9118

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Triumph or Tragedy: Reflections on Vietnam" has been INSCRIBED/SIGNED by Richard Goodwin on the front free-endaper stating "To....a fellow peace-lover. Dick Goodwin." On April 16, 1966, "The New Yorker" published the now-famous article on Vietnam by Richard D. Goodwin which forms the major portion of this book. There is a crease to the rear inside dust jacket that gives rise to the near-fine grading. View more info

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A Kind of Redemption: Stories

By: Hathaway, Stephen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 7620

ISBN: 0807116114

Condition: Fine


In these eleven sharply realized stories. Stephen Hathaway skillfully weaves a tapestry that has the Viet Nam conflict at its center, memories of earlier wars at its left fringe, and postwar trauma at the other. Hathaway writes with unflinching honesty and clarity about soldiers caught up in a conflict they cannot comprehend. View more info

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Going After Cacciato

By: O'Brien, Tim

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, UK, Collins: 1988

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing [Thus]

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9148

ISBN: 0002233460

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Going After Cacciato" has been SIGNED by Tim O'Brien on the title page! First published in Great Britain by Jonathan Cape Ltd 1978 this is the subsequent printing 10 years later by Collins in the UK. "Going After Cacciato springs directly from Tim O'Brien's own experiences as a foot soldier in the Vietnam War. It also springs from the experiences of generations of men at war, and describes, as few other novels do, the horror and destruction that war inflicts on ordinary men. View more info

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The Things They Carried

By: O'Brien, Tim

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Boston/New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9149

ISBN: 039551598X

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Things They Carried" has been SIGNED by Tim O'Brien on the title page. While there may have been a "1st State" Dustjacket with a slight offset -- this copy has a proper dustjacket -- which would show better on your bookcase!. On the surface "The Things They Carried" is a sequence of award-winning stories about a platoon of young foot soldiers caught up in the madness of the Vietnam War. At the same time, it has the cumulative power and unity of a novel, with recurring characters and interwoven strands of plot and theme. Each chapter flows into the next. The stories echo each ... View more info

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Going After Cacciato

By: O'Brien, Tim

Price: $135.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Delacorte Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition/Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9150

ISBN: 0440029481

Condition: Near Fine


This copy of "Going After Cacciato" has been SIGNED by Tim O'Brien on the title page! This is a second printing in a price-clipped dustjacket and a small clipped front-free endpaper. One of the finest books ever written about the Vietnam War. This went on to become the Winner of the 1979 National Book Award. Cacciato walks out of the jungles of Vietnam - over mountains and across continents, toward the promise of Paris--Tim O'Brien portrays both the nightmare of war and a magnificent vision of peace. View more info

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Desertion: In the Time of Vietnam

By: Todd, Jack

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston/New York, Houghton Mifflin: 2001

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 5156

Condition: Fine


This is a Review Copy (author photo and Publishers' materials) laid-in. Now one of Canada's most successful journalists, Jack Todd is a remarkable writer of great power and vibrancy. It has taken him thirty years to come to terms with the guilt and shame of desertion, to break the silence, to tell this controversial, important, profundly American story. View more info