An overview of immigration from Vietnam to the United States and Canada since the 1960s, when United States troops entered the controversial Vietnamese Conflict and war refugees sought to escape persecution.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-105) and index.
|Series||The changing face of North America|
|LC Classifications||E184.V53 F47 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||112 p. :|
|Number of Pages||112|
|LC Control Number||2003016372|
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