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The quiet American, Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone

Label
The quiet American
Title
The quiet American
Statement of responsibility
Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone
Creator
Contributor
FrUZOAhbcQk
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This novel is a study of New World hope and innocence set in an Old World of violence. The scene is Saigon in the violent years when the French were desperately trying to hold their footing in the Far East. The principal characters are a skeptical British journalist, his attractive Vietnamese mistress, and an eager young American sent out by Washington on a mysterious mission
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
031038
Cataloging source
CGL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1904-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Greene, Graham
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pratt, John Clark
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indochinese War, 1946-1954
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Americans
  • War correspondents
  • Indochina
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Label
The quiet American, Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Graham Greene centennial 1904-2004"--Cover
Bibliography note
"Suggestions for further reading": p. xix-xx
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Penguin classics deluxe ed.
Extent
xx, 180 p.
Isbn
9780143039020
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56808713
  • (OCoLC)56808713
Label
The quiet American, Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone
Publication
Note
"Graham Greene centennial 1904-2004"--Cover
Bibliography note
"Suggestions for further reading": p. xix-xx
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Penguin classics deluxe ed.
Extent
xx, 180 p.
Isbn
9780143039020
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56808713
  • (OCoLC)56808713

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