22 June 1995
Show More Derailed in Uncle Ho’s Victory Garden: Return to Vietnam and Cambodia by Tim Page.
Touchstone, 248 pp., £14.99, April 1995, 0 671 71926 2Show More
In the Lake of the Woods by Tim O’Brien.
Flamingo, 306 pp., £5.99, April 1995, 0 00 654395 2Show More
In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam by Robert McNamara.
Random House, 432 pp., $27.50, April 1995, 0 8129 2523 8Show More
“... recently published books whose central themes revolve around Vietnam, the war and its consequences. Each, in his own way, is introducing us to his own ghosts. Two, former British war photographer Tim Page and former American grunt Tim O’Brien, face the darkness squarely. The third, former US Secretary of Defence Robert McNamara, merely pretends to. In his own way, however, each writer tells the ...”