The Ugly American Summary
William J. Lederer

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The Ugly American Overview

"The Ugly American" is a political and historical novel by Eugene Burdick and William J. Lederer. "The Ugly American" follows the efforts of diplomat Gilbert MacWhite in Southeast Asia, providing a scathing critique of American foreign policy and the American diplomatic corps. As such, "The Ugly American" deals with themes of capitalism and communism, greed, and the idea of "ugly Americans".

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