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Author Zinoman, Peter, 1965-
Title The colonial Bastille : a history of imprisonment in Vietnam, 1862-1940 / Peter Zinoman.
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, [2001]

Author Zinoman, Peter, 1965-
Subject Prisons -- Vietnam -- History.
National liberation movements -- Vietnam -- History.
Nationalism -- Vietnam -- History.
Description xix, 351 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Note "A Philip E. Lilienthal book."
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-329) and index.
Contents The origins of the ill-disciplined prison -- The system: fragmented order and integrative dynamics -- The regime: surveillance, forced labor, and total care -- Prisoners and prison society -- Colonial prisons in revolt, 1862-1930 -- The Thai Nguyen rebellion -- Prison cells and party cells: the Indochinese communist party in prison, 1930-1936 -- Prisons and the colonial press, 1934-1939 -- The prisoner released.
ISBN 0520224124 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 44172816
Table of Contents
 List of Maps and Tables 
1The Origins of the Ill-Disciplined Prison13
2The System: Fragmented Order and Integrative Dynamics38
3The Regime: Surveillance, Forced Labor, and Total Care72
4Prisoners and Prison Society98
5Colonial Prisons in Revolt, 1862-1930136
6The Thai Nguyen Rebellion158
7Prison Cells and Party Cells: The Indochinese Communist Party in Prison, 1930-1936200
8Prisons and the Colonial Press, 1934-1939240
9The Prisoner Released267
 Select Bibliography311

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