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The best we could do : an illustrated memoir

Author: Thi Bui
Publisher: New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author describes her experiences as a young Vietnamese immigrant, highlighting her family's move from their war-torn home to the United States. Presented in graphic novel format.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographical comics
Biographies
Comic books, strips, etc
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Personal narratives, Vietnamese Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Thi Bui; Thi Bui
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thi Bui
ISBN: 9781419718786 1419718789
OCLC Number: 1103510525
Description: 327 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1 Labor --
Ch. 2 Rewind, reverse --
Ch. 3 Home, the holding pen --
Ch. 4 Blood and rice --
Ch. 5 Either, or --
Ch. 6 The chessboard --
Ch. 7 Heroes and losers --
Ch. 8 The shore --
Ch. 9 Fire and ash --
Ch. 10 Ebb and flow.
Responsibility: Thi Bui.

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The author describes her experiences as a young Vietnamese immigrant, highlighting her family's move from their war-torn home to the United States. Presented in graphic novel format.

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