Author:Kaiko, Takeshi (translated by Cecilia Segawa Seigle)


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Into a Black Sun

By: Kaiko, Takeshi (translated by Cecilia Segawa Seigle)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tokyo/New York/San Francisco, Kodansha International: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 22547

ISBN: 0-87011-428-X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj

[nice clean book with no discernible wear, very slight fading to cloth along top edge; jacket slightly scrunched and torn at top of spine, virtually unnoticeable in new jacket protector]. "A full-blooded, tough-minded, and intensely moving evocation of Vietnam in the mid-'60s, rooted firmly in the firsthand experiences of a former special correspondent who was, for a time, a 'guest' of the Viet Cong." As depicted in this novel, the Vietnam conflict "is a quieter war than the Vietnam of later accounts. Above all, it is an Asian war, witnessed by an Asian writer." (Originally... View more info