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Author: Lựu Lê
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The hero is a peasant boy from a North Vietnamese village who is married at the age of 10, but who has to go to war against the Americans and the separation destroys the marriage. After the war he tries to make it in the city. A look at the life of ordinary people.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
War stories
Epic fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lê, Lựu.
Time far past.
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1997
(DLC) 96047787
(OCoLC)35849076
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lựu Lê
ISBN: 0585083827 9780585083827
OCLC Number: 43475550
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 272 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Other Titles: Thời xa vá̆ng.
Responsibility: Le Luu ; translated from the Vietnamese by Ngo Vinh Hai [and others].

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An epic novel presenting a sweeping picture of war and peace in Northern Vietnam from the defeat of the French to the mid-1980s. The story follows the odyssey of the son of a Confucian scholar from  Read more...

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