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The cat from Hué : a Vietnam war story

Author: John Laurence
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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After years of reckoning with his memories, the author has made sense of them in this memoir by weaving them into a compelling story. It is laced with humor, anger, love, and the unforgettable tale of a very idiosyncratic cat who was determined to play his part in the Vietnam revolution. In reconstructing his experiences, he has relied not only on his notes and memory, but also on hundreds of hours of film footage  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Laurence, John.
Cat from Hué
New York : PublicAffairs, ©2002
(OCoLC)606579744
Online version:
Laurence, John.
Cat from Hué
New York : PublicAffairs, ©2002
(OCoLC)608206010
Named Person: John Laurence; John Laurence
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Laurence
ISBN: 1891620312 9781891620317 1586481606 9781586481605
OCLC Number: 45909179
Description: 850 pages : map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: John Laurence.

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An evocative, vividly detailed memoir of the madness and miracles of the Vietnam War by an award-winning reporter whose experiences in combat--and whose relationship with a Vietnamese cat named  Read more...

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