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Title The Far East comes near : autobiographical accounts of Southeast Asian students in America / edited by Lucy Nguyen-Hong-Nhiem and Joel Martin Halpern.
Imprint Amherst, Mass. : University of Massachusetts Press, [1989]

Subject Indochinese -- Education (Higher) -- United States.
Indochinese -- United States -- Biography.
Refugees -- Indochina.
Refugees -- United States.
Alt Name Nguyen, Lucy Hong Nhiem, 1939-
Halpern, Joel M. (Joel Martin), 1929-2019.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 213 pages) : illustrations
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Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Contents Foreword / Deirdre Ling -- Introduction / Joel Martin Halpern -- Becoming a refugee, being a refugee, ceasing to be a refugee / Lucy Nguyen-Hong-Nhiem -- Memories from the past / Do Minh Bang -- Memories / Ta Minh Tri -- "We are killing our own brothers, our souls" / Tran Thi Sanh -- Not too young to understand communism / Phan Huu Thanh -- Hopes of a better life / Nguyen Hung Anh -- An image of home / Nguyen Van Nhan -- The price of freedom / Huynh Huu Hieu -- A terrifying escape / Le Tan Si -- A tragic voyage / Dang Hong Loan -- A Vietnamese-born Chinese / Lam Phu -- Separation and reunion / Nguyen Huu Chung -- My life structure / Phyrun Khath -- My unforgettable experiences / Roeun Chea -- My personal experience / Boreth Sun.
My life in Cambodia and the United States / Chanthouk Ros -- My best memories / Hong Taing -- The Khmer Rouge-murderers / Mark Gray -- Despair and hopelessness / Sreng Kouch -- My bloody nightmare / Horng Kouch -- Migrating to America / Vibora Lim -- From the killing fields to Greenfield : the story of Chard Houn / Max Hartshorne -- Left empty and longing / Nilandone Pathammavong -- One last long look at my country / Chanthava Chanthavong -- New hope for a disheartened refugee / Chantha Souvanna -- A change of cultures / Lamthiane Inthirath -- A poem : Tet Ly Huong, away from home at Tet / Nguyen Hung Anh -- Commentary : human destructiveness and the refugee experience / Ervin Staub.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System 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.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585247218 (electronic bk.)
9780585247212 (electronic bk.)
0870236725 (pbk.)
9780870236723 (pbk.)
OCLC # 44961446
Additional Format Print version: Far East comes near. Amherst, Mass. : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1989 0870236717 (DLC) 88032687 (OCoLC)18815329

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