Left Behind:
Works Cited

I. Books and Articles
Adair, Gilbert. Vietnam on Film: From the Green Berets to Apocalypse Now. New York: Proteus Publishing Co., Inc., 1981.

Auster, Albert and Quart, Leonard. How the War Was Remembered: Hollywood & Vietnam. Westport: Praeger, 1998.

Bates, Milton J.The Wars We Took to Vietnam. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996.

Bourdette, Jr., Robert E. "Rereading The Deer Hunter: Michael Cimino's Deliberate American Epic" in America Rediscovered: Critical Essays on Literature and Film of the Vietnam War. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1990.

Cawley, Leo. "The War About the War: Vietnam Films and American Myth" in From Hanoi to Hollywood: The Vietnam War in American Film. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1990.

Denton, Jeremiah. When Hell Was In Session. Mobile: Traditional Press, 1982.

Edelman, Bernard, ed. Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam. New York: WW Norton & Company, 1985.

Franklin, H. Bruce. M.I.A. or Mythmaking in America. Lawrence Hill Books, 1992.

Gilman, Jr. Owen W. "Vietnam and John Winthrop's Vision of Community" in Fourteen Landing Zones: Approaches to Vietnam Literature. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1991.

Gruner, Elliot. Prisoners of Culture. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1993.

Gustainis, Justin J. American Rhetoric and the Vietnam War. Westport: Praeger, 1993.

Howes, Craig. Voices of the Vietnam POWS: Witnesses to Their Fight. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

Hubbell, John G. P.O.W.: a definitive history of the American prisoner-of-war experience in Vietnam, 1964-1973. New York: Reader's Digest Press, 1976.

Hunter, James Davidson. Culture Wars. New York: Basic Books, 1991.

Kern, Louis J. "MIAs, Myth, and Macho Magic: Post-Apocalyptic Cinematic Visions of Vietnam" in Search & Clear: Critical Responses to Selected Literature and Films of the Vietnam War. Bowling Green: Bowling Green University Popular Press, 1988.

Lanning, Michael Lee. Vietnam at the Movies. New York: Fawcett Columbine Press, 1994.

Muse, Eben J. Then Land of Nam: The Vietnam War in American Film. Lanham: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1995.

Pollock, J.C. Mission M.I.A. New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1982.

Pratt, John Clark. Vietnam Voices: Perspectives on the War Years 1941-1982. New York: Viking Press, 1984.

Quart, Leonard. "The Deer Hunter: The Superman in Vietnam in From Hanoi to Hollywood: The Vietnam War in American Film. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1990.

Sauter, Mark and Sanders, Jim.The Men We Left Behind: Henry Kissinger, the politics of deceit and the tragic fate of POWS after the Vietnam War. Washington D.C.: National Press Books, 1993.

Searle, William J. Search and Clear: Critical Responses to Selected Literature and Films of the Vietnam War. Bowling Green: Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 1988.

Schanberg, Sydney. "Let's Follow the Trail of the Missing Men." New York Newsday. October 6, 1992, pg. 2.

Slotkin, Richard. Regeneration Through Violence: The Mythology of the American Frontier 1600-1860. Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 1973.

Stern, Lewis M. Imprisoned or Missing in Vietnam: policies of the Vietnamese government concerning captured and unaccounted for United States soldiers, 1969-1994. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, Inc. Publishers, 1995.

Studlar, Gaylyn and Desser, David. "Never Having to Say You're Sorry: Rambo's Rewriting of the Vietnam War" in From Hanoi to Hollywood: The Vietnam War in American Film. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1990.

Jensen-Stevenson, Monika and Stevenson, William. Kiss the Boys Goodbye. Toronto: The Canandian Publishers, 1990.

Wyatt, Captain and Mrs. Frederic. We Came Home. Toluca Lake: P.O.W. Publications, 1977.


II. Film and Television (listed chronologically)


Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol (1971), Director: George McCowan, television movie
Rolling Thunder (1977), Director: John Flynn
The Deer Hunter (1978), Director: Michael Cimino

Good Guys Wear Black (1979), Director: Ted Post
Uncommon Valor (1983), Director: Ted Kotcheff
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985), Director: George P. Cosmatos

The Hanoi Hilton (1987), Director: Lionel Chetwynd
MIAs -- We Can Keep Them Forever (1987), BBC documentary
In Love and War (1987), Director: Paul Aaron, television movie
Americans Abandoned (1992), Producer: Gary Ferman Lane

PBS Newshour, Tuesday, April 13, 1993