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From the city inside the Red River

a cultural memoir of mid-century Vietnam

by NguyeМѓМ‚n, ДђiМЂnh HoaМЂ

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vietnam,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Nguyẽ̂n, Đình Hoà, 1924-,
    • Linguists -- Vietnam -- Biography.,
    • Linguists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Vietnamese Americans -- Biography.,
    • Vietnam -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-203) and index.

      Statementby Nguyẽ̂n Đình Hoà ; with a foreword by Graham Tucker.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPL4371 .N44 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 217 p.
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL375241M
      ISBN 100786404981
      LC Control Number98037099

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      John grabbed a dead branch and struck the kayak, but the force of the water was too strong to dislodge it. They got a metal marker down to the courthouse tell a crazy twisting of what really happen Easter Sunday sixty year ago. Several generations of Tademys are chronicled, ending with Tademy's own father. A few seconds passed, and suddenly, the kayaker popped out—but upside down—like a fishing bobber. Red River takes us to a time and a place when freedom was a luxury and gives us what must be the truest, rawest account of those days of failed reconstruction even though it's fictionalized. After the blacks that are still in the courthouse are smoked out, they lock up the survivors who didn't escape to the woods.

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