|LC Classifications||DS556.39 .P664 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||261 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||261|
|LC Control Number||2001306183|
Summary: Chinese Fables: “The Dragon Slayer” and Other Timeless Tales of Wisdom features 19 tales, some dating back to the third century BCE, now retold for a modern English audience. The illustrations by Lak-Khee Tay-Audouard, created with colored pencils and wash on bamboo rag paper, add interest to the stories. As the author states in the preface, "as fables and parables the . Literature about Vietnamese-Americans. Please do not add books that feature Vietnamese protagonists with no connection to the United States. Do not list books with non-Vietnamese-American protagonists or only secondary characters who are Vietnamese-American. " Vietnamese Children's Favorite Stories is a rainbow sampling of a rich culture's traditions for children, appealing to children of imagination everywhere." — Midwest Book Review. From the Publisher. 04/01/ Gr 2–4—This attractively illustrated collection 5/5(1). “The Vietnam War was far more complex from the Vietnamese perspective than anything portrayed in the Western media. My father [pictured above .
Filmmaker photos courtesy: Tim Llewellyn Photography, Stephanie Berger, Diane Raines Ward. Other photos courtesy: Magnum Photos, AP Photos, Getty Images, Doug Niven/Another Vietnam. On Sunday, Sept. 17, PBS will begin airing “The Vietnam War,” a part, hour documentary by Ken Burns and his creative partner Lynn Novick. For those of . Asian American vets can't forget Vietnam War racism. a sergeant asked him and several other Asian Americans to dress up in black pajamas, the get-up of the Viet Cong, to show recruits what the. Saigon Stories was a book that was a long time in development. I had been living in Vietnam for several years, could speak Vietnamese, and the bug about writing a book about Vietnam had been seeping into my psyche. Eventually, it became too hard to ignore so I had to do something about it. My biggest dilemma was that I wanted to write a book about Vietnam, but the things that I knew and could.
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