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Siam, or, The woman who shot a man : a novel

Author: Lily Tuck
Publisher: Woodstock, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 1999.
Series: Sewanee writers' series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The culture shock of a newly arrived American woman in 1967 Thailand, wife of an engineer building airfields for the bombing of Vietnam. It is hot, the Thais don't want to be friends, servants steal and the food gives her indigestion.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Love stories
War stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tuck, Lily, 1938-
Siam, or, The woman who shot a man.
Woodstock, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607377488
Named Person: Jim Thompson; Jim Thompson
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lily Tuck
ISBN: 0879517239 9780879517236
OCLC Number: 41649744
Awards: Short-listed for PEN/Faulkner Award 2000
Description: 192 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Sewanee writers' series.
Other Titles: Siam
Woman who shot a man
Responsibility: by Lily Tuck.
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The culture shock of a newly arrived American woman in 1967 Thailand, wife of an engineer building airfields for the bombing of Vietnam. It is hot, the Thais don't want to be friends, servants steal and the food gives her indigestion.

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