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The quiet American

Author: Graham Greene
Publisher: Bath : Chivers Large Print, 1993.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large Print edView all editions and formats
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The story of Fowler, the world-weary British journalist, and Pyle, the idealistic and naive "quiet American" who blindly applies his academic theories to a political situation in Vietnam which he doesn't quite grasp.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Greene
ISBN: 0745117252 9780745117256 0745117120 9780745117126
OCLC Number: 59891355
Description: 304 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Graham Greene.

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The story of Fowler, the world-weary British journalist, and Pyle, the idealistic and naive "quiet American" who blindly applies his academic theories to a political situation in Vietnam which he doesn't quite grasp.

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