The Sympathizer

The Sympathizer

Audiobook on MP3 CD - 2017
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It is April 1975 and Saigon is in chaos. At his villa, a general of the South Vietnamese army is drinking whiskey and, with the help of his trusted captain, drawing up a list of those who will be given passage aboard the last flights out of the country. The general and his compatriots start a new life in Los Angeles, unaware that one among their number, the captain, is secretly observing and reporting on the group to a higher-up in the Viet Cong. The Sympathizer is the story of this captain: a man brought up by an absent French father and a poor Vietnamese mother, a man who went to university in America, but returned to Vietnam to fight for the Communist cause. A spy novel, an exploration of extreme politics, and a love story, The Sympathizer explores a life between two worlds and examines the legacy of the Vietnam War in literature, film, and in the wars we fight today.
Publisher: [Grand Haven, Michigan] :, Brilliance Audio,, [2017]
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781543618020
1543618022
Characteristics: 1 audio disc (approximately 14 hr.) : digital, MP3 ; 4 3/4 in
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