Nov 12, 1999 by J_Dickson
Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Well written, effective use of cultural tensions
Cons: Dragged in a couple of places, but not enough to detract from quality as a whole.
Summary: Butler accurately describes the tensions felt between and among the Vietnamese community (both in America and native Vietnam) and the effects the war had on its diverse populations. The lines drawn between the Veitnamese themselves--religious, ... read more