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D.F. Brown’s Ghost of a Person Passing in Front of the Flag traces a veteran’s deployment in and return from Vietnam as he sifts through the horror “for some peace with honor.” In these dreamlike, never fragile poems, the narrator’s Ozarks childhood merges with the “triple canopy” of An Khe, both places equally combustive by the delirium of memory—“a swarm smeared across t ...more
Paperback, 88 pages
Published April 1st 2018 by Bloomsday
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A haunting collection: Brown captures what it was like to be deep in the jungles of Vietnam during the war.
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