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Author Huynh, Kim, 1977-

Title Where the sea takes us : a Vietnamese-Australian story / Kim Huynh
Published Pymble, N.S.W. : Fourth Estate, 2007


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  323.6310994 Huy/Wts  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 332 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Summary In the 1970s, hundreds of Vietnamese trusted their lives to shady characters running rickety boats out of postwar Vietnam in an effort to escape the dehumanisation of communist rule and try for a better life elsewhere. Kim Huynh's family was one of those who made that perilous voyage
Analysis ACT author
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Huynh, Kim, 1977- -- Families
Huynh, Kim, 1977- -- Family.
Refugees -- Australia -- Biography.
Refugees -- Vietnam -- Biography.
Immigrants -- Australia -- Biography.
Vietnamese -- Australia.
Vietnamese -- Australia -- Biography.
Refugees -- Vietnam.
Immigrants -- Australia.
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) -- Biography.
Vietnam -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
LC no. 2007282402
ISBN 9780732285593 paperback
0732285593 paperback