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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from The Ugly American

William J. Lederer
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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.


Sarkhan - This fictional Asian country lies near enough to Vietnam, Burma, and China to be affected by their economic and political struggles.

Dien Bien Phu, Vietnam - The battle in this village serves as a symbol of the larger struggle between invading Communists and the Western forces that try to protect the natives.

Chang 'Dong, Sarkhan - This poor hillside village represents the Asian peoples.

The Home of the American Ambassador to Sarkhan - Where the Ambassadors reside when in charge of the Embassy.

The Long-handle Broom - Emma Atkins'...

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