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Boat people : personal stories from the Vietnamese exodus 1975-1992

Author: Carina Hoang
Publisher: Cloverdale, W.A. : Carina Hoang Communications, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Vietnamese migrants from around Australia share, in their own words, stories, photos, letters and ephemera. Includes interviews and photos by the journalists and photo journalists who covered the mass migration of Vietnamese from their country in the years after the Vietnam War.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carina Hoang
ISBN: 9780646542911 0646542915
OCLC Number: 705141215
Description: 247 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimile, portraits ; 21 x 30 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction --
Live to tell our tale --
I named my child Lyma --
Compassion fatigue --
The girls, hide the girls --
Reminiscences --
To see my mother again --
Young and happy --
Our next meal --
My mother --
Puerto Princesca O --
Boat HG 3438 --
I was 16 and I was lost --
Vietnamese artist --
Goodbye An Minh --
S.O.S. You and God save us --
Letting them go --
The floating prison --
Fire --
All you need is air --
Exodus to freedom --
Fly Island --
Saving my family heirloom --
Leaving Vietnam --
Ong Ngoi got burnt --
Good bye grandma --
Which path should I choose --
Two peas in a pod --
His spirit was gone --
On assignment --
Cap Anamuz --
The screening process --
To keep my granson alive --
Unforgettable face --
It is only your family that matter --
My father did not come back --
Life is beautiful --
At heart, I was a refugee --
In memory of Mong Ha --
Honouring a legacy --
On a lighter note --
Statistics and map --
Chronology --
Afterword --
Acknowledgements.
Responsibility: edited by Carina Hoang.

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Vietnamese migrants from around Australia share, in their own words, stories, photos, letters and ephemera. Includes interviews and photos by the journalists and photo journalists who covered the mass migration of Vietnamese from their country in the years after the Vietnam War.

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