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This novel is a study of New World hope and innocence set in an Old World of violence. The scene is Saigon in the violent years when the French were desperately trying to hold their footing in the Far East. The principal characters are a skeptical British journalist, his attractive Vietnamese mistre...

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Main Author: Greene, Graham, 1904-1991.
Other Authors: Stone, Robert, 1937-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Penguin Books, 2004
Series: Penguin classics deluxe edition.
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100 1 |a Greene, Graham,  |d 1904-1991. 
245 1 4 |a The quiet American /  |c Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone. 
260 |a New York :  |b Penguin Books,  |c 2004. 
300 |a xx, 180, [4] p. ;  |c 22 cm. 
490 1 |a Penguin classics deluxe edition 
500 |a "Graham Greene centennial, 1904-2004"--Cover. 
500 |a "First published ... by William Heinemann Ltd 1955 ... This edition ... published in Penguin Books (U.S.A.) 2004"--T.p. verso. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. xix-xx). 
520 |a This novel is a study of New World hope and innocence set in an Old World of violence. The scene is Saigon in the violent years when the French were desperately trying to hold their footing in the Far East. The principal characters are a skeptical British journalist, his attractive Vietnamese mistress, and an eager young American sent out by Washington on a mysterious mission. 
650 0 |a Indochinese War, 1946-1954  |v Fiction. 
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650 0 |a Triangles (Interpersonal relations)  |v Fiction. 
650 0 |a Americans  |z Indochina  |v Fiction. 
650 0 |a British  |z Indochina  |v Fiction. 
650 0 |a War correspondents  |v Fiction. 
651 0 |a Indochina  |v Fiction. 
651 0 |a Vietnam  |v Fiction. 
655 0 |a Psychological fiction. 
655 0 |a Political fiction. 
700 1 |a Stone, Robert,  |d 1937- 
776 0 8 |i Online version:  |a Greene, Graham, 1904-1991.  |t Quiet American.  |d New York : Penguin Books, 2004  |w (OCoLC)657310461 
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