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The Quiet American

Graham Greene

Graham Greene's classic exploration of love, innocence, and morality in Vietnam"I never knew a man who had better motives for all the trouble he caused," Graham Greene's narrator Fowler remarks of Alden Pyle, the eponymous "Quiet American" of what is perhaps the most controversial novel of his career. Pyle is the brash young idealist sent out by Wa...
Publish Date
2004
August 31
First Published in 1955
Goodreads rating
3.94
ISBN
9780142001387
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
One of 70 must-read books.      source
Jul 23, 2013
Drama, romance, tragic history in SE Asia? I'm there! I re-read it frequently. Particularly when visiting Vietnam.      source