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The Other Side of Heaven: Post-War Fiction…
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The Other Side of Heaven: Post-War Fiction by Vietnamese and American…

by Wayne Karlin (Editor), Minh Khuê Lê (Editor), Vu Truong (Editor)

Other authors: John Balaban (Contributor), Richard Bausch (Contributor), Bảo Ninh (Contributor), Larry Brown (Contributor), Robert Olen Butler (Contributor)34 more, Philip Caputo (Contributor), Judith Ortiz Cofer (Contributor), Dạ Ngân (Contributor), Andre Dubus (Contributor), Gloria Emerson (Epilogue), George Evans (Contributor), Hồ Anh Thái (Contributor), Larry Heinemann (Contributor), Hoàng Khởi Phong (Contributor), Thom Jones (Contributor), Ward Just (Contributor), Wayne Karlin (Contributor), Thanhha Lai (Contributor), Andrew Lam (Contributor), Lê Lựu (Contributor), Minh Khuê Lê (Contributor), Ma Văn Kháng (Contributor), Bobbie Ann Mason (Contributor), David McLean (Contributor), Ngô Tự Lập (Contributor), Nguyễn Huy Thiệp (Contributor), Nguyễn Mộng Giác (Contributor), Nguyễn Quang Lập (Contributor), Nguyễn Quang Thiều (Contributor), Nguyễn Xuân Hướng (Contributor), Tim O'Brien (Contributor), Breece D'J Pancake (Contributor), Phan Huy Đường. (Contributor), Robert Stone (Contributor), Trần Vũ (Contributor), Võ Phiến (Contributor), Vu Bao (Contributor), John Edgar Wideman (Contributor), Xuan Thieu (Contributor)

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Thirty-eight post-Vietnam War stories by American and Vietnamese writers. In Nguyen Quang Lap's The Sound of Harness Bells, a couple reunited at war's end try to have a child and the result is a monster, the wife having been gassed by Agent Orange, while in Tim O'Brien's Speaking of Courage, a decorated veteran reflects, that "courage was not always a matter of yes and no...sometimes you were very brave up to a point and then beyond that point you were not so brave."… (more)

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