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Author Komunyakaa, Yusef.
Title Dien Cai Dau / Yusef Komunyakaa.
Imprint Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, [1988]
Edition First edition.

Author Komunyakaa, Yusef.
Series Wesleyan poetry
Wesleyan poetry.
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Poetry.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 63 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Edition First edition.
Contents Camouflaging the chimera -- Tunnels -- Somewhere near Phu Bai -- Starlight scope myopia -- Red pagoda -- A greenness taller than gods -- The dead at Quang Tri -- Hanoi Hannah -- Roll call -- Fragging -- "You and I are disappearing" -- 2527th birthday of the Buddha -- Re-creating the scene -- Night muse & mortar round -- One more loss to count -- Sappers -- Nude pictures -- We never know -- A break from the bush -- Seeing in the dark -- Tu Do Street -- Communiqué -- The edge -- Donut dollies -- Prisoners -- Jungle surrender -- Eyeball television -- The one-legged stool -- Short-timer's calendar -- Thanks -- To have danced with death -- Report from the skull's diorama -- Combat pay for Jody -- Sunset threnody -- After the fall -- Saigon bar girls, 1975 -- Toys in a field -- Boat people -- Dui Boi, dust of life -- Missing in action -- Losses -- Between days -- Facing it.
Summary A collection of poems about Vietnam by a former army combat correspondent.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585371253 (electronic bk.)
9780585371252 (electronic bk.)
9780819573780 (electronic bk.)
0819573787 (electronic bk.)
081951165X (pbk.)
OCLC # 48139945
Additional Format Print version: Komunyakaa, Yusef. Dien Cai Dau. 1st ed. Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, ©1988 0819521639 (DLC) 88005761 (OCoLC)17731831

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