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The Resource The quiet American, Graham Greene ; with an introduction by Zadie Smith

The quiet American, Graham Greene ; with an introduction by Zadie Smith

Label
The quiet American
Title
The quiet American
Statement of responsibility
Graham Greene ; with an introduction by Zadie Smith
Creator
Contributor
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
This novel is a study of New World hope and innocence set in an Old World of violence. The scene is Saigon in the violent years when the French were desperately trying to hold their footing in the Far East. The principal characters are a skeptical British journalist, his attractive Vietnamese mistress, and an eager young American sent out by Washington on a mysterious mission
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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031038
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1904-1991
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Greene, Graham
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Pratt, John Clark
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True
Series statement
Vintage classics
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  • Americans
  • Indochinese War, 1946-1954
Target audience
adult
Label
The quiet American, Graham Greene ; with an introduction by Zadie Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: Heinemann, 1955
  • Formerly CIP
Control code
000027053417
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xi, 180 p.
Isbn
9780099478393
Label
The quiet American, Graham Greene ; with an introduction by Zadie Smith
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: Heinemann, 1955
  • Formerly CIP
Control code
000027053417
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xi, 180 p.
Isbn
9780099478393

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