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Mekong Diaries - Asia Fine Books

Mekong Diaries


Publisher: University of Chicago Press/Asia Ink

Place Published: Chicago

Date Published: 2008

Book Condition: Fine

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: Reprint

4 in stock

SKU: 7775. Category: . Tags: , .

Product Description

Mekong Diaries: Viet Cong Drawings and Stories, 1964-1975

Author: Sherry Buchanan

264 pages with 230 color illustrations and black & white photographs. “Buchanan journeyed across Vietnam to gather together previously unpublished material from 10 Vietnamese artists who resisted the U.S. The resulting volume is a moving alternative to common American narratives of the war and offers extraordinary insight into Vietnamese hearts, military and civilian.” Deena Guzder, Time.

Contents: Map & timeline; Drawing Under Fire; Memories of a Guerilla Artist; Drawings, Poems & Stories from the Mekong Delta, 1964-1968; Drawings, Poems & Stories From The Mekong Delta, 1969-1975; Notes, Works on Paper, Photographs, Memorabilia, Facsimiles & poems; Primary Sources & Bibliography.

An excellent, recommended title.

Illustrated hardcover, a new book in publishers shrink-wrap. 8.5 by 9.65 inches.