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Description - Black Virgin Mountain by Larry Heinemann

In 1967 Larry Heinemann was sent to Vietnam as an ordinary soldier. It was the most horrific year of his life, truly altering him and his family forever. In his powerful memoir, Heinemann returns to Vietnam, riding the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh city and confronting the memories of his war year. Black Virgin Mountain confirms Heinemann s legendary plain-spoken reputation as one of the essential chroniclers of our war in Vietnam"

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781400076895
ISBN-10: 1400076897
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 133mm x 15mm)
Imprint: Random House Inc
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 6-Jun-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Larry Heinemann

Larry Heinemann is the author of three novel: Close Quarters (1977), one of the earliest novels of the Vietnam War; Paco s Story (1986), winner of the National Book Award; and Cooler by the Lake (1992). He lives in his native city of Chicago, Illinois."

Books By Larry Heinemann

Close Quarters by Larry Heinemann
Paperback, August 2005
Paco's Story by Larry Heinemann
Paperback, April 2005