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Going After Cacciato

by O'Brien, Tim

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
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London: Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1978 A very nice clean book, binding solid appears unread. Turquoise blue cloth covered boards with bright gilt titles. DJ is price clipped with no apparent shelfwear. In near fine condition.

Synopsis

Going After Cacciato is a war novel written by author Tim O'Brien and winner of the National Book Award for fiction in 1979. This complex novel is set during the Vietnam War and is told from the point of view of the protagonist, Paul Berlin. The story traces the events that ensue after Cacciato, a member of Berlin's squad, decides to go AWOL by walking from Vietnam to France, through Asia. Cacciato, an Italian word pronounced "cah-chyah-to" means "hunted"/"caught" in Italian.

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bookseller
Westside Stories CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
903595
Title
Going After Cacciato
Author
O'Brien, Tim
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
Assumed First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Jonathan Cape Ltd
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1978
Keywords
Vietnam Fiction Cacciato
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
price clipped
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shelfwear
Minor wear resulting from a book being place on, and taken from a bookshelf, especially along the bottom edge.
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]

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