Legal name: Haldeman, Joseph William
Birth place: Oklahoma City, OK, USA
Birth date: 9 June 1943
Bibliographic comments: Only Joe Haldeman's titles related to Asia are listed here.
The Forever War
Library edition: October 2001, SF Masterworks hardcover edition, 1st printing
Hardcover, 254 pages
• Winner of the 1975 Nebula Award for Best Novel, and the 1976 Hugo and Locus Awards for Best Novel.
• Haldeman describes The Forever War as "an extended metaphor on Vietnam, mainly about the alienation of soldiers
and veterans from the culture they risked their lives to protect – and also about the tendency of powerful weapons to
bite their owners." – essay 'Vietnam and Other Alien Worlds', 1993.
Vietnam and Other Alien Worlds
Library edition: 1993, 1st edition, 1st printing
Hardcover, xi+223 pages
• Introduction by Joe Haldeman.
• 'Vietnam and Other Alien Worlds' is an account of Haldeman's experiences serving in the Vietnam War.
• Library copy signed by the author in blue pen on the title page.
Fiction: Passages // A !Tangled Web // Seasons // The Mazel Tov Revolution
Essays: Vietnam and Other Alien Worlds // Not Being There // Confessions of a Space Junkie // War Stories //
Photographs and Memories
Poetry: Saul's Death // Homecoming // Time Lapse // DX