Winner of The Independent Foreign Fiction Award, this “hauntingly beautiful novel, written by a North Vietnamese Army veteran, manages to humanize completely a people who up until now have usually been cast as robotic fanatics.” —Sunday Times
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Bao Ninh was born in Hanoi in 1952. During the Vietnam war he served with the Glorious 27th Youth Brigade. Of the five hundred who went to war with the brigade in 1969, he is one of ten who survived. A huge bestseller in Vietnam, The Sorrow of War is his first novel.Language Notes:
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Vietnamese
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Book Description Vintage Books, 2005. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11009948353X
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