Books by Jonathan Shay

ACHILLES IN VIETNAM by Jonathan Shay
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Released: May 2, 1994

"A heart-rending look at the permanent ruin war can wreak in any age."
 In a brilliantly creative extended analogy, psychiatrist Shay (Tufts Medical School) persuasively argues that the experiences and behavior of traumatized Vietnam veterans echo those of Achilles in Homer's Iliad. Read full book review >