In the early autumn of 1962, David Marnin, a young Foreign Service officer, arrives in Saigon to be the Ambassador's aide. Though young and inexperienced, he brings to the job a keen intelligence and a rich sense of adventure. He soon becomes involved with one of the most beautiful Vietnamese women. Unforgettably depicted are scores of characters -- ambitious journalists, Saigon bargirls, diplomats, clandestine agents, a disenchanted general, a Catholic bishop, Buddhist monks, the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Chiefs of ...

The Day of the Dead 2005, Moyer Bell

ISBN-13: 9781559213875