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The Vietnamese in Britain

Penny Mares

The Vietnamese in Britain

a handbook for health workers

by Penny Mares

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Published by Health Education Council / National Extension College in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography, p176-178.

StatementPenny Mares.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV640.5.V5
The Physical Object
Pagination179p. :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18482751M
ISBN 100860823180
OCLC/WorldCa10838737

Britain’s actions in denying Vietnamese self-determination and restoring French rule led to three decades of bloody colonial warfare, before the Vietnamese finally achieved their independence. Many of the British forces fighting in Indo-China believed their government’s policy was the result of a ‘secret deal’ between the French and the. Isolated by much of the world for its conduct of the war in Vietnam, the United States saw British support as a key component of its efforts to sway public opinion. This is the first serious examination of the impact of the Vietnam War on the Anglo-American special relationship during the years of the Johnson presidency. Using recently released government papers, oral .

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  This book is not just a North Vietnamese war classic — it is a classic war novel of any time and any place. As for the Communist Party of .   The Vietnamese immigrant population in the United States has grown significantly since the end of the Vietnam War, making it the sixth-largest foreign-born population in the country. The main modes of arrival for the Vietnamese have shifted over the years, from refugee protection to family reunification. This article explores the characteristics of Vietnamese .


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