The quiet American

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This edition of Graham Greene's prophetic novel about American involvement in the Vietnam War includes the complete text of the work, along with essays by Greene, extensive historical writings, and relevant literary criticism.
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Grouping Title quiet american
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subject_facet Americans -- Indochina -- Fiction, Indochina -- Fiction, Indochina -- Politics and government -- 1945- -- Fiction, Indochinese War, 1946-1954 -- Fiction, Indochinese War, 1946-1954 -- Journalists -- Fiction, Large type books, Political fiction, Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction, Vietnam -- Fiction, Vietnam -- Politics and government -- 1945-1975 -- Fiction, War correspondents -- Fiction, War fiction, War stories
title_display The quiet American
title_full The Quiet American, The quiet American / Graham Greene, The quiet American / Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone, The quiet American / Graham Greene ; text and criticism edited by John Clark Pratt, The quiet American Greene, Graham, 1904-1991., The quiet American [text (large print)] / Graham Greene
title_short The quiet American
topic_facet Americans, Classic Literature, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Indochinese War, 1946-1954, Journalists, Large type books, Literature, Political fiction, Politics and government, Triangles (Interpersonal relations), War correspondents, War stories