CROSS-FIRE: A Vietnam Novel by Gail Graham

CROSS-FIRE: A Vietnam Novel

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A jungle encounter born of necessity fosters a tentative bond of trust between an American soldier, separated from his patrol and suspicious of everything Vietnamese, and Mi, at thirteen the oldest of four survivors of a bombed village. The author doesn't flinch from the obvious conclusion; the protagonists' subsequent death are pointless, shocking. . .and convincingly inevitable.

Publisher: Pantheon