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Title Summary and Analysis of The Sympathizer : Based on the Book by Viet Thanh Nguyen.
Publication New York, NY : Worth Books, 2017.
Description 1 online resource (41 pages)
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Summary So much to read, so little time' This brief overview of The Sympathizer tells you what you need to know-before or after you read Viet Thanh Nguyen's book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader. This short summary and analysis of The Sympathizer includes: -Historical context -Chapter-by-chapter overviews -Profiles of the main characters -Themes and symbols -Important quotes -Fascinating trivia -Glossary of terms -Supporting material to enhance your understanding of the original workAbout The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen: Viet Thanh Nguyen's Pulitzer Prize-winning book depicts the secret life of an unnamed Vietnamese man, grappling with various identities, whose story begins with the evacuation of Saigon, continues with his life living in America after the war, and ends with a shocking twist. Written in the form of a confession, this darkly humorous tale is a brilliant, long-overdue addition to the canon of immigrant literature. Part spy novel, part political thriller, and part satire, The Sympathizer offers smart, scathing, and timely commentary on the state of race, class, war, politics, and the media. The summary and analysis in this ebook are intended to complement your reading experience and bring you closer to a great work of fiction.
Note Print version record.
Subject Nguyen, Viet Thanh, 1971-
Vietnam (Republic). Quân lực -- Fiction.
Communists -- Vietnam (Republic) -- Fiction.
Moles (Spies) -- Fiction.
Eurasians -- Fiction.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Fiction.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Refugees -- Fiction.
Vietnamese -- United States -- Fiction.
Vietnam (Republic) -- Fiction.
Vietnam (Democratic Republic) -- Fiction.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction.
Vietnamese literature (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Vietnamese literature (English) -- Criticism and interpretation -- History -- 20th century.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- Asian American.
Electronic books. (OCoLC)fst00906854
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Books, Worth. Summary and Analysis of The Sympathizer : Based on the Book by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Newburyport : Worth Books, ©2017
ISBN 9781504044806 (electronic bk.)
1504044800 (electronic bk.)

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