Last Night I Dreamed of Peace: The Diary of Dang Thuy Tram

Last Night I Dreamed of Peace: The Diary of Dang Thuy Tram


“Remarkable. . . . a present from a heroine who used to be killed at twenty-seven yet whose voice has survived to remind us of the humanity and decency that suffer amid—and despite—the horror and chaos of war.”
—Francine Prose, O, The Oprah Magazine

Brutally sincere and wealthy intimately, this posthumously released diary of a twenty-seven-year-old Vietcong lady health care professional, stored from destruction by way of an American soldier, supplies us clean perception into the lives of these struggling with at the different part of the Vietnam warfare. it's a tale of the fight for one’s beliefs amid the melancholy and grief of conflict, yet such a lot of all, it's a tale of desire within the so much dire circumstances.

“As a lot a drama of emotions as a drama of war.”
—Seth Mydans, New York Times

“A booklet to be learn by way of and integrated in any direction at the literature of the warfare. . . . a big contribution.”
Chicago Tribune

“An illuminating photograph of what existence was once like one of the enemy guerrillas, in particular within the clinical community.”
—The VVA Veteran, reputable ebook of Vietnam Veterans of the United States

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