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Paco"s Story [UNABRIDGED]

by Larry Heinemann

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Published by Blackstone Audiobooks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Historical Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • War & Military,
  • Psychological,
  • Historical - General,
  • Audiobooks

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRichard Ferrone (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    Number of Pages7
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8108013M
    ISBN 100786172789
    ISBN 109780786172788
    OCLC/WorldCa416589139

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© Larry Heinemann (P) Blackstone Audio Inc. When Paco’s Story, Larry Heinemann’s Vietnam War novel, was announced, the literati were flabbergasted. Michiko Kakutani began her column the next day with the breathless “What happened?” and 48 authors signed a letter in The New York Times Book Review that alleged something short of racism on the part of the National Book Award judges.

Paco Sullivan is the only man in Alpha Company to survive a cataclysmic Vietcong attack on Fire Base Harriette in Vietnam.

Everyone else is annihilated. When a medic finally rescues him almost two days later, Paco is waiting to die, flies and maggots covering his burnt, shattered body. He winds up back in the United States with his legs full of pins, daily rations of Librium and Valium, and no.

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Based in part on Larry Heinemann’s experience in the Vietnam War, Paco’s Story tells a representative tale of the brutality of war and the subsequent problems of a veteran’s adjustment to.

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On the third day, a medic (whose life is altered fatefully because of it) finds Paco; and Paco is patched together and sent home.

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