Carried to the Wall: American Memory and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Publish date: August 7th 1998
Publisher: University of California Press
Pages no: 205
Edition language: English
Veterens Day reading, 11/11/11 no less. In this book Hass focuses on the act of leaving a note, a present, some form of tribute to fallen soldiers at the base of the wall by people for various reasons. This was unexpected by the designers and keepers of the memorial but they quickly organized a syst...