By Robert Olen Butler

ISBN-10: 0802193897

ISBN-13: 9780802193896

Publish yr note: First released in 1992

Robert Olen Butler's lyrical and poignant choice of tales in regards to the aftermath of the Vietnam battle and its effect at the Vietnamese used to be acclaimed through critics around the kingdom and received the Pulitzer Prize in 1993. Now Grove Press is proud to reissue this modern vintage by way of considered one of America's most crucial residing writers, in a brand new variation of a superb smell from a wierd Mountain that incorporates thus released tales -- "Salem" and "Missing" -- that brilliantly entire the collection's narrative trip, returning to the jungles of Vietnam.

Literary Awards
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (1993)
PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Nominee (1993)
Rosenthal kinfolk beginning Award (1993)

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