Examines novels, short stories, memoirs, and films that document the Vietnam war's impact on the home front. This book focuses on the process of readjustment, on how the war continued to insinuate itself into their lives, their families, and their communities long after they returned home.The Sixties had made so many casualties, its war and its music had run power off the same circuit for so long they didna#39;t even have to fuse. ... Jenny Shimada, American Woman n 1998, in one of the many celebrations of the coming millennium, the U.S. Postal Service ... the decade, nearly a million citizens voted to acknowledge such icons as the Barbie doll, the Ford Mustang, the Superbowl a and Martinanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Other Side of Grief|
|Publisher||:||Univ of Massachusetts Press - 2008|