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A Cambodian Odyssey

And the Deaths of 25 Journalists

by Kurt Volkert

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Published by Writer"s Showcase Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7547280M
ISBN 100595166067
ISBN 109780595166060
OCLC/WorldCa47794587

  At first glance, Dr. Ngor's book might seem like a triply derivative project: a co-written autobiography (with the journalist Roger Warner) of a Cambodian doctor who played the role of a Cambodian. Kak Channthy (c – 20 March ) was a Cambodian singer and vocalist of the band Cambodian Space Project. She has been described as "the barefoot diva of the Cambodian rice fields". External links. - Official site of Cambodian Space Project.

Survival in the Killing Fields User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Released in as A Cambodian Odyssey, Ngor's work addresses the horrific existence under Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge and the atrocities committed against the people of Cambodia. A disturbing but important book. Read full review5/5(1). Genocide Studies Program | POB | New Haven, CT, USA.

Corpus ID: A Cambodian odyssey @inproceedings{NgorACO, title={A Cambodian odyssey}, author={Haing Ngor and Roger S. Warner}, year={} }.   To the Editor: Rod Nordland's assertion in his review of Haing Ngor's book ''Haing Ngor: A Cambodian Odyssey'' (Feb. 21) that the Khmer Rouge ''tried to exterminate or at least deliberately work.


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A Cambodian Odyssey by Kurt Volkert Download PDF EPUB FB2

I'm sorry that it took me so long to find this book, partially because the book is actually entitled "SURVIVING the Killing Fields: The Cambodian Odyssey of Haing S. Ngor" (and after all this time it took only a few days to read it).

Aside from that, it's probably the most intense memoir about life under the Khmer by: A Cambodian Odyssey Paperback – April 1, by Haing Ngor (Author)/5(13). "To destroy you is no loss" was the slogan of the Khmer Rouge, the group that took power and treated everyone as less than a grain of rice.

I was appalled to learn that millions of educated people A Cambodian Odyssey book shuffled out of their homes, killed or relocated to the country to grow rice/5. A Cambodian Odyssey Haing Ngor, Author, Roger Warner, Author MacMillan Publishing Company $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author New A Cambodian Odyssey book Updates for the.

A Cambodian Odyssey = Survival in the Killing Fields, Haing Ngor Here, in his memoir of life under the Khmer Rouge, is a searing account of a country's descent into hell. His was a world of war slaves and execution squads, of senseless brutality and mind-numbing torture; where families ceased to be and only a very special love could soar above /5.

HAING NGOR, a Cambodian by birth and doctor by profession, launched his Hollywood film career in with his Academy Award-winning performance in The Killing Fields. He died in ROGER WARNER is also the author of "Haing Ngor: A Cambodian Odyssey/5(2). Book Drive Edition Warner book ed. External-identifier urn:oclc:record Extramarc University of Alberta Libraries Foldoutcount 0 Identifier cambodianodyssey00hain Identifier-ark ark://t2z34dw06 Invoice 59 Isbn Lccn //r Ocr ABBYY FineReader Openlibrary Pages: Get this from a library.

A Cambodian odyssey. [Haing Ngor; Roger Warner] -- Haing Ngor's memoir of life under the communist Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia. The Cambodian-born American author wrote this non-fiction book that was later adopted as a film, directed by filmmaker Angelina Jolie. This personal story of the author touches the heart and soul of most readers, while also guides us through what it’s like to survive the Khmer Rouge period as a little.

this is one of the best book i ever read. i have the pleasure of working with vitou and i had the first hand account of his story. he never stop to amaze me for their well to story show the termendous courage and strong well to survive among monsters who have no regards to fellow humans, you have to work hard and risk your life even for the basic Cited by: Missing Pieces.

A Cambodian Odyssey and the Deaths of 25 Journalists by Kurt Volkert and T. Jeff Williams. In May25 journalists lost their lives in a sun-drenched corner of the Cambodian countryside. A Cambodian Odyssey tells the story of eight of those men, and the story of a colleague's determined effort to learn their fate.

Get this from a library. A Cambodian odyssey. [Haing Ngor; Roger Warner] -- The author, winner of an Academy Award for his role in "The Killing Fields," tells his own story of flight from the Khmer Rouge who forced him underground where he worked as a doctor at his own peril.

Inhe wrote Haing Ngor: A Cambodian Odyssey, describing his life under the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia. In the second edition of Survival in the Killing Fields, Roger Warner, Ngor's co-author, adds an epilogue telling the story of Ngor's life after winning the Academy Award.

Just over pages long, Kamm's book is a marvel of clarity. The book's description of the corruption and madness of the Lon Nol era is unrivaled. Haing Ngor: A Cambodian Odyssey by Haing S. Ngor with Roger Warner (MacMillan, ) An excellent, detailed memoir.

The second book to highlight is A Cambodian Prison Portrait, written by Vann Nath, a painter by trade before the Khmer Rouge takeover in During the genocide, Nath was arrested and sent to Author: George Chigas. 'A Cambodian Odyssey': Haing Ngor Was Among the Most Consequential Actors of His Time it would appear from the attribution on the book's inside back Author: Michael Antman.

Footnotes. A Cambodian Odyssey. A book by Haing S Ngor and Roger Warner. First published Competing interests: None declared.

Provenance and peer review: Not commissioned; not externally peer : Edward Mains. After the release of the film, he co-wrote Haing Ngor: A Cambodian Odyssey, which described life under the Khmer Rouge. He appeared in other films, Born:   Cambodian Odyssey 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings.

1 reviews. Anonymous: More than 1 year ago: Barnes & Noble Press. Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. 5/5(1). GradesFixer. Optimism in a State of Despair As Illustrated In Joan D. Criddle’s Book, To Destroy You Is No Loss: The Odyssey of a Cambodian Family. [Internet]. April [Accessed Ap ].

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Free shipping for many products!5/5(1).Buy A Cambodian Odyssey by Haing Ngor, Roger Warner online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. This book was an eye opener. I hardly knew anything about the Cambodian Holocaust until this book.

I had the opportunity to meet with Teeda (the girl in the book) who's now grown up, married, and has kids. And listen to her speak about her life. I 5/5(3).