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More favourite stories from Vietnam

Marguerite Siek

More favourite stories from Vietnam

by Marguerite Siek

  • 215 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann Asia in Hong Kong .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMarguerite Siek.
SeriesFavourite stories series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 82/5918 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. :
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4088045M
LC Control Number79941800

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  New book proves murder, rape and torture were not the exception in Vietnam, they were the norm. At Last: The Real Story of the Vietnam War. by May 5, .   By the end of the war, more t brave service men and women had perished in Vietnam, and , were wounded during this longest .

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Vietnamese Children's Favorite Stories is a charming collection of fifteen tales as told **Winner of Moonbeam Children's Book Awards Gold Medal** This colorfully illustrated multicultural children's book presents Vietnamese fairy tales and other folk stories—providing insight into a rich literary culture.4/5.

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Though it’s not a story book, it covers everyday words like household items, some toys, and food. It’s a good, basic dictionary.

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The Vietnam War: An. Keith W. Taylor, A History of the Vietnamese. A History of the Vietnamese (Cambridge Concise Histories): K. Taylor: : Books There is no book in English, and probably none in any other language, that provides as comprehe. The Children's Favorite Stories series was created to share the folktales and legends most beloved by children in the East with young readers of all backgrounds in the West.

Vietnamese Children's Favorite Stories will keep Vietnam's folktales alive for them and the legions of young readers who enjoy multicultural children's books and stories. Vietnamese Children's Favorite Stories is a charming collection of fifteen tales as told by prominent storyteller Tran Thi Minh Phuoc.

In it, Tran—Minnesota's first Vietnamese librarian and an active member of the Vietnamese-American community—recounts cherished folktales such as "The Story of Tam and Cam" (the Vietnamese version of 5/5(1). A list of interesting, insightful and above all true-life or true-to-life books on Vietnam.

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