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11 edition of A Look at Vietnam found in the catalog.

A Look at Vietnam

by Helen Frost

  • 70 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Capstone Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Travel - Foreign,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Travel,
  • People & Places - Asia,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7895034M
    ISBN 100736848541
    ISBN 109780736848541
    OCLC/WorldCa48871583

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    The Vietnam era was marked by protests, not just about war, but also for social change. Vietnamese vs. Vietnamese A North Vietnamese soldier laments how the war pitted Vietnamese against each other. Currency: The official currency in Vietnam is the Vietnamese Dong (VND), although in some places, USD is also accepted. Electricity Socket: V AC electricity. Power outlets are often compatible with either the standard US plug or the European one as well. To avoid the hassle of having to buy new adaptors for everywhere you go, we recommend picking up a Universal Travel Adaptor before you leave.

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The book is written as a confession from the narrator's jail cell, recounting his post-war mission: to flee with the remnants of the South Vietnamese Army to the United States. UPDATE: After we posted this article, Times readers weighed in with their favorite books on the Vietnam War.

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