10 edition of Wartime Writings found in the catalog.
March 1, 2008 by New Press .
Written in English
|Contributions||Linda Coverdale (Translator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||416|
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In them, Duras chronicles the poignant circumstances of her childhood in colonial Vietnam, her experiences with the French Resistance during the war, and the conflicted and exhilarating time of the Liberation and the Author: Marguerite Duras. Critics have hailed Wartime Writings as “among the most arresting [pages] she ever wrote” (The New York Review of Books).
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