Dirty Work

Larry Brown, Author Vintage Books USA $13 (256p) ISBN 978-0-679-73049-1
Two devastatingly wounded Vietnam vets, Chaney, who is black, and James, white, both sons of the South, lie in a veteran's hospital and talk freely about combat, movies, sex, old loves, their boyhoods, how it feels to kill a man and why God allows wars to happen. PW described this novel as ``wrenching'' and ``memorable.'' (Oct.)
Reviewed on: 08/29/1990
Release date: 09/01/1990
Paperback - 246 pages - 978-1-56512-563-6
Hardcover - 247 pages - 978-0-945575-20-7
Hardcover - 978-0-517-11451-3
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