The Quiet American Summary
Graham Greene

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The Quiet American Overview

"The Quiet American" is a novel by Graham Greene, in which Fowler, a British journalist reporting on the insurgency against the French, discovers that his new American friend, Pyle, who secretly works to add to the war by creating a Third Force. Additionally, the two men struggle for the love of a beautiful, young Vietnamese woman. "The Quiet American" thus deals with crucial themes of friendship, competition, and war.

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