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Author Overstreet, Deborah Wilson.

Title Unencumbered by history : the Vietnam experience in young adult fiction / Deborah Wilson Overstreet
Published Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1998


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Description xii, 305 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Ch. 1. The Culture War and Vietnam Literature -- Ch. 2. Literature, Ideology, and the Transmission of Values -- Ch. 3. Young Adult Literature about the War -- Ch. 4. Vietnam Historiography and Literature -- Ch. 5. American Cultural Myth and Literature -- Ch. 6. Representations of the Vietnamese and the Americans -- Ch. 7. Conclusions -- App. B. Young Adult Novels about the Vietnam War -- App. C. Summary of Novels in the Sample
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Literature and the war.
Young adult fiction, American -- History and criticism.
LC no. 98022140
ISBN 0810835355 (cloth : alk. paper)