By Ronald Glasser

The robust tale of an not likely friendship and a doctor’s re-education at the battlefields of the Vietnam War


Fresh out of scientific institution and making plans to go into academia, David pragmatically applies to serve within the US military, considering he may relatively paintings in a stateside army sanatorium than get drafted. but if he will get reassigned to Southeast Asia, he abruptly reveals himself on a base in Vietnam. He joins a civilian reduction project on a supposedly safe plateau, and spends his days allotting capsules to villagers. As David involves phrases with the unforeseen components that introduced him to Vietnam, he needs to comply with many extra twists and turns—among them his courting together with his driving force, Tom, a tender, rough-hewn Southerner whose reticence feels unnervingly like indifference.

 

Gradually, although, David sees that there’s way more to Tom than he firstly notion. As their friendship grows, David additionally realizes that his fellow medical professionals and the troops on base carry greatly diverging evaluations in regards to the battle and its targets. because it turns into transparent that their base is found on a key strategic route—the infamous Ho Chi Minh Trail—and hence a susceptible aim, it’s just a subject of time earlier than battles escape . . .

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