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The ugly American

Author: William J Lederer; Eugene Burdick
Publisher: New York, Norton [1958]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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A fictional account of actual happenings in the East concerning American diplomatic policy--a fiery indictment of the kind of American abroad who misrepresents America.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lederer, William J., 1912-2009.
Ugly American.
New York, Norton [1958]
(OCoLC)562839458
Named Person: Eugene Burdick; Eugene Burdick
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William J Lederer; Eugene Burdick
OCLC Number: 287560
Description: 285 pages 22 cm
Contents: Lucky, lucky Lou #1 --
Lucky, lucky Lou #2 --
Nine friends --
Everybody loves Joe Bing --
Confidential and personal --
Employment opportunities abroad --
The girl who got recruited --
The ambassador and the working press --
Everyone has ears --
The ragtime kid --
The iron of war --
The lessons of war --
What would you do if you were President? --
How to buy an American junior grade --
The six-foot swami from Savannah --
Captain Boning, USN --
The ugly American --
The ugly American and the ugly Sarkhanese --
The bent backs of Chang 'Dong --
Senator, sir--
--
The sum of tiny things --
A factual epilogue.
Responsibility: [by] William J. Lederer and Eugene Burdick.

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A fictional account of actual happenings in the East concerning American diplomatic policy--a fiery indictment of the kind of American abroad who misrepresents America.

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