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7 edition of The Vietnamese Americans found in the catalog.

The Vietnamese Americans

by Tricia Springstubb

  • 234 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Lucent Books in San Diego, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Vietnam
    • Subjects:
    • Vietnamese Americans -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Refugees -- Vietnam -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Refugees -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Vietnamese Americans.,
    • Refugees.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Vietnam -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History.,
    • Vietnam -- Emigration and immigration -- History.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the history and political conditions of Vietnam and examines the situation of Vietnamese refugees, their immigration, social adjustments, employment, and contributions to American culture.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-106) and index.

      Statementby Tricia Springstubb.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesImmigrants in America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.V53 S67 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3938230M
      ISBN 101560069643
      LC Control Number2001002968
      OCLC/WorldCa47056271

      Escape from Saigon: How a Vietnamese Orphan Became an American Boy By Andrea Warren Published by Square Fish “Dramatic accounts of other Vietnamese and American people’s escape from Saigon on the eve of its collapse plus numerous b&w photos round out this informative book and help bring into clear focus the Vietnam War’s effects on.   In this post, you will find a list of the best Vietnam books to read in ! I have broken down the best books about Vietnam into helpful sections. In the Fiction section, you will find the best books on Vietnam war, other Vietnam bestseller novels as well as novels set in .

      Vietnamese Americans generally have a high opinion of the American medical establishment. The profession of medical doctor is the most highly rated by Vietnamese Americans in terms of prestige, and it is a source of great pride to Vietnamese American parents to have a child who is a doctor or a nurse.   But opposition was widespread even before , a point the book largely ignores, and it was not at that stage grounded in the banal reality that Americans, like other people, want to win and get.

      After the fall of Saigon in , Vietnamese Americans became members of one of America’s largest refugee groups, and, thus, increasingly visible in the American ethnic mosaic. By , the group numbered over ,, a fold increase in just 15 years; and even this figure understates the true size of the Vietnamese-origin population,File Size: KB. The surprising tale of that photo, along with a complete story of the last days of the Vietnam War, is told in Clarke’s new book, “Honorable Exit: How a Few Brave Americans Risked All to Save.


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