The quiet American

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Grouping Titlequiet american
Grouping Authorgreene graham
Grouping Categorybook
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display_descriptionThis 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.
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seriesPenguin Twentieth-Century Classics
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subject_facetAmericans -- Indochina -- Fiction
British -- Indochina -- Fiction
Indochina -- Fiction
Indochinese War, 1946-1954 -- Fiction
Political fiction
Psychological fiction
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction
Vietnam -- Fiction
War correspondents -- Fiction
War stories
title_displayThe quiet American
title_fullThe quiet American / Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone
title_shortThe quiet American
topic_facetAmericans
British
Indochinese War, 1946-1954
Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
War correspondents