Why are We in Vietnam?

Why are We in Vietnam?

3.33 (491 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

List price: US$33.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


A novel about a hunting trip in Alaska which turns into an initiation rite. Vietnam is mentioned only once and the book can be seen either as an allegory or a symbolic psychic explanation of America's fighting in Vietnam. The author has won the Pulitzer Prize, The National Book Award for Arts and Letters (1969) and the 14th Annual Award for Outstanding Service to the Arts, McDowell Colony (1973).show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 130 x 190mm | 153g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0192818414
  • 9780192818416

Rating details

491 ratings
3.33 out of 5 stars
5 17% (82)
4 27% (131)
3 37% (180)
2 13% (65)
1 7% (33)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X