Show More The Pugilist at Rest by Thom Jones.
Faber, 230 pp., £14.99, March 1994, 0 571 17134 6Show More
The Sorrow of War by Bao Ninh, translated by Frank Palmos.
Secker, 217 pp., £8.99, January 1994, 0 436 31042 2Show More
A Good Scent from Strange Mountain by Robert Olen Butler.
Minerva, 249 pp., £5.99, November 1993, 0 7493 9767 5Show More
Out of the Sixties: Storytelling and the Vietnam Generation by David Wyatt.
Cambridge, 230 pp., £35, February 1994, 9780521441513Show More
“... The extent of the war’s impact on Wyatt’s other chosen artists, particularly Sue Miller, Ethan Mordden and Ann Beattie, is much harder to determine. Out of the Sixties suffers from the lack of any clear-cut thesis capable of binding such disparate figures together, beyond some pretty routine claims for their shared ability to ‘engage with ...”