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The Eaves of Heaven : A Life in Three Wars (Reprint): Pham, Andrew X.: BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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The Eaves of Heaven : A Life in Three Wars (Reprint)
The Eaves of Heaven : A Life in Three Wars (Reprint)
Publisher : Broadway Books
Published Date : 2009/06
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9780307381217

BookWeb Price : MYR 67.36
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Language : English

Book Description
Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: A41821000 A16704000
Place of Publication: United States
Subject Development: Biography
Academic Level: Extracurricular
Review:
Baker & Taylor Forecast - May 2009
Booklist Reviews 2008 March #2
Core Adult Biographies
NextReads Biography and Memoir 2013 April
Kirkus Reviews 2008 May #1
Table of Contents
 
Author's Note                                      xiii
PROLOGUE Ancestors                                 1
1  Leaving Home                                    5
2  Father                                          14
3  Phan Thiet                                      19
4  Mother                                          28
5  Dalat Days                                      32
6  The Mid-Autumn Festival                         41
7  Sea Grubs                                       49
8  Saigon Night                                    51
9  Cricket Fight                                   57
10 The Recruiter                                   64
11 Hoi and I                                       71
12 The Draft                                       80
13 The Orphan                                      91
14 Famine                                          97
15 The Famine Soup                                 99
16 The Flood                                       105
17 The Ambush                                      107
18 The Last Magistrate                             120
19 The Democratic Republic of Vietnam              124
20 The Trap                                        129
21 The Algerian                                    144
22 The Resistance Fighter                          154
23 The Tet Offensive                               164
24 The Executioner                                 172
25 Old Friends                                     184
26 The Champagne Bottle                            200
27 The Slave                                       210
28 A Lull of Silence                               213
29 Crossing the French Line                        220
30 The Fall of Saigon                              226
31 The Widower                                     241
32 The Capture                                     251
33 The Peasant Girl                                267
34 Reeducation                                     276
35 Farewell, Hanoi                                 284
36 The Release                                     294
Bibliography                                       299
Acknowledgments                                    301