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The 13th valley, a novel

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This edition published in by Bantam Books in Toronto, . New York.

Written in English

666 pages

A work that has served as a literary cornerstone for the Vietnam generation, The 13th Valley follows the strange and terrifying Vietnam combat experiences of James Chelini, a telephone-systems installer who finds himself an infantryman in territory controlled by the North Vietnamese Army. Spiraling deeper and deeper into a world of conflict and darkness, this harrowing account of Chelini’s plunge and immersion into jungle warfare traces his evolution from a semipacifist to an all-out warmonger.

"Quite simply, the novel about the Vietnam War..."
The Chicago Sun Times

The seminal novel on the Vietnam experience, The 13th Valley is a classic that illuminates the war in Southeast Asia like no other book.

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A work that has served as a literary cornerstone for the Vietnam generation, The 13th Valley follows the strange and terrifying Vietnam combat experiences of James Chelini, a telephone-systems installer who finds himself an infantryman in territory controlled by the North Vietnamese Army. Spiraling deeper and deeper into a world of conflict and darkness, this harrowing account of Chelini’s plunge and immersion into jungle warfare traces his evolution from a semipacifist to an all-out warmonger.

"Quite simply, the novel about the Vietnam War..."
The Chicago Sun Times

The seminal novel on the Vietnam experience, The 13th Valley is a classic that illuminates the war in Southeast Asia like no other book.

Edition Notes

Genre
Fiction
Other Titles
Thirteenth valley

The Physical Object

Pagination
xv, 666 p. :
Number of pages
666

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22811227M
Internet Archive
13thvalleynovel00delv
ISBN 10
0553235605
Library Thing
168273
Goodreads
6287179

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