Thuy Tram

Born in Hanoi, DANG THUY TRAM was a Vietnamese doctor who tended civilians as well as Viet Cong soldiers. She died in 1970 at the age of twenty-seven. To learn more about Dang Thuy Tram and how her diary came to be published, visit Andrew X. Pham is the author of "Catfish and Mandala: A Two-Wheeled Voyage Through the Landscape and Memory of Vietnam" and the forthcoming "The Eaves of Heaven: A Life in Three Wars," He is the recipient of the Kiriyama Pacific Rim Prize.