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5 edition of The Vietnamese found in the catalog.

The Vietnamese

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Published by Greenhaven Press in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vietnam,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Vietnamese Americans -- History.,
    • Vietnamese Americans -- Social conditions.,
    • Immigrants -- United States -- History.,
    • Refugees -- United States -- History.,
    • Vietnamese Americans -- Biography.,
    • Vietnam -- Emigration and immigration -- History.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMichelle E. Houle, book editor.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesComing to America, Coming to America (San Diego, Calif.)
      ContributionsHoule, Michelle.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.V53 V537 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3423798M
      ISBN 100737727691
      LC Control Number2005046131
      OCLC/WorldCa59401955

      The history of Vietnam prior to the nineteenth century is rarely examined in any detail. In this groundbreaking work, K. W. Taylor takes up this challenge, addressing a wide array of topics from the earliest times to the present day - including language, literature, religion and warfare - and themes - including Sino-Vietnamese relations, the interactions of the peoples of different .   “The Mountains Sing,” the first novel in English by the Vietnamese poet Nguyen Phan Que Mai, imagines her country’s traumatic 20th century through the stories of three generations of women.

        Yesterday, I posted my picks for the best histories of the Vietnam those books all provide excellent analyses of the war, another way to understand U.S. involvement in Vietnam is through.   Keith W. Taylor, A History of the Vietnamese. A History of the Vietnamese (Cambridge Concise Histories): K. W. Taylor: : Books There is no book in English, and probably none in any other language, that provides as comprehe.

      The unique perspective of this book--Dr. Macdonald is a VietNam War veteran, Episcopal priest, and scholar--makes it at once insightful and provocative. Apart from the wide reading and impressive learning of the author, the book seeks to avoid glib assertions. Since news of the book’s accolades broke in Vietnam all the way back in , local reception has been largely positive. However, the recent expedition to Singapore was the first time The First Journey was exposed to a regional audience, and it seems that Kaa’s work was also well-received among our Asian neighbors.


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