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Achilles in Vietnam: Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character

Jonathan Shay - Psychology - 1994 - 272 pages
An original and groundbreaking book that examines the psychological devastation of war by comparing the soldiers of Homer’s Iliad with Vietnam veterans suffering from post ...
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Achilles in Vietnam: Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character

Jonathan Shay - Psychology - 1994 - 246 pages
Compares the experiences of soldiers in the Vietnam war with those in the Trojan War, and examines how the stresses of combat affect the individual soldier
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