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The Resource A dangerous friend, Ward Just

A dangerous friend, Ward Just

Label
A dangerous friend
Title
A dangerous friend
Statement of responsibility
Ward Just
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An idealistic political scientist abandons his family to bring progress to 1965 Vietnam, only to wreck havoc with people's lives. Sydney Parade of Connecticut is unaware that the foundation employing him is a front for the Pentagon. By the author of Echo House
Summary
In 1965 Saigon, French planters, American "democratizers," and the Vietnamese become caught up in the growing unrest in Southeast Asia, in a novel that follows political scientist Sydney Parade as he begins to discover the roots of the conflict that is tearing the country apart
Award
  • James Fenimore Cooper Prize, 2001
  • ALA Notable Book, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
037100
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
A dangerous friend, Ward Just
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Peter Davison book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40298514
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780395856987
Lccn
98050728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40298514
Label
A dangerous friend, Ward Just
Publication
Note
"A Peter Davison book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40298514
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780395856987
Lccn
98050728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40298514

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