9780330255738

Dispatches

Herr, Michael

ISBN 10: 0330255738 / 0-330-25573-8
ISBN 13: 9780330255738

Publication Date: 1991

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When Michael Herr went to Vietnam in 1967 he was virtually unknown as a writer. Since then Dispatches has been recognised as the most terrifyingly powerful account of what it was like to fight in, and survive, the war in Vietnam.


 

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Book Description: Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom, 1978. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 197 x 130 mm. Brand New Book. The best book I have ever read on men and war in our time. John Le Carre Having read Dispatches, it is difficult to convey the impact of total experience as all the facades of patriotism, heroism and the whole colossal fraud of American intervention fall away to the bare bones of fear, war and death William S. Burroughs Splendid .he brings alive the terror of combat in a way that rivals All Quiet on the Western Front Tom Wolfe In the great line of Crane, Orwell and Hemingway .he seems to have brought to this book the ear of a musician and the eye of a painter, Frank Zappa and Francis Bacon Washington Post We have all spent ten years trying to explain what happened to our heads and our lives in the decade we finally survived -- but Michael Herr s Dispatches puts all the rest of us in the shade Hunter S. Thompson If it were only unconventional journalism, it would stand with the best there is -- but it s a good deal more than that .I believe it may be the best personal journal about war, about any war, that any writer has ever accomplished Robert Stone. Bookseller Inventory # AA79780330255738

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Book Description: Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom, 1978. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 197 x 130 mm. Brand New Book. The best book I have ever read on men and war in our time. John Le Carre Having read Dispatches, it is difficult to convey the impact of total experience as all the facades of patriotism, heroism and the whole colossal fraud of American intervention fall away to the bare bones of fear, war and death William S. Burroughs Splendid .he brings alive the terror of combat in a way that rivals All Quiet on the Western Front Tom Wolfe In the great line of Crane, Orwell and Hemingway .he seems to have brought to this book the ear of a musician and the eye of a painter, Frank Zappa and Francis Bacon Washington Post We have all spent ten years trying to explain what happened to our heads and our lives in the decade we finally survived -- but Michael Herr s Dispatches puts all the rest of us in the shade Hunter S. Thompson If it were only unconventional journalism, it would stand with the best there is -- but it s a good deal more than that .I believe it may be the best personal journal about war, about any war, that any writer has ever accomplished Robert Stone. Bookseller Inventory # AA79780330255738

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Book Description: 1991-10-25., 1991. Book Condition: New. Picador. New Ed. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 208pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1737339

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Book Description: 1978. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1st. 130mm x 197mm x 15mm. Paperback. 'The best book I have ever read on men and war in our time.' John Le Carre 'Having read Dispatches, it is difficult to convey the impact of total experience as all the facades of patriotis.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 208 pages. 0.183. Bookseller Inventory # 9780330255738

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Book Description: Picador, London, 1978. Book Condition: New. Language: english. The shocking and harrowing account of one journalist's personal experience in the Vietnam war that is a now a cult classic. Bookseller Inventory # 3211782

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