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A Prisoner in the Garden
ean: 9780670064885, isbn: 0670064882,
Made up of rare photographs, diaries, photographs and handwritten notes, A Prisoner in the Garden is the extraordinary record of the nearly two decades Nelson Mandela spent incarcerated in Robben Island Prison for his efforts to end apartheid. This n...
Conflict in Indochina 1954-1979 (Cambridge Senior History)
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521618625, isbn: 0521618622,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Conflict in Indochina 1954-1979 thoroughly examines the origins, nature and legacies of the conflicts raging across Indochina during the post-World War II period. Key features include: new interpretations of key events and issues, informed by origina...
War and Remembrance: SACEI Forum # 6
ean: 9781432746247, isbn: 1432746243,
A New Look at an old War This forum contains the proceedings of the SACEI 2009 Fall Conference on War and Remembrance. Ten researchers and writers gathered in this suburb of Washington, D.C. to share their views and memories about the war and Vietnam...
The Fall of Saigon: SACEI Forum # 8
ean: 9781432770457, isbn: 1432770454,
These are the proceedings of the Second Annual SACEI Conference on the FALL OF SAIGON. Through this small series of papers, diverse topics, such as identity of the Vietnamese-Americans, April 30, diaspora, causes of the Fall of Saigon, are explored. ...
Wars Without End
ean: 9780773720916, isbn: 077372091X,
Describes war in Spain, Africa, Japan, Vietnam, and the Middle East, and shares reminiscences of Hemingway, Patton, Dinesen, and Philby...
The Lands of Freedom (Sacei Forum)
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ean: 9781432736279, isbn: 1432736272,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
After 1975, the Vietnamese used whatever floated to set out on rough seas to flee communism. The Lands of Freedom welcomed them with open arms. Three decades later, as recent immigrants, the "boat people" have found political freedom and economic sec...
The Sorrows of War and Peace (Sacei Forum)
ean: 9781432725099, isbn: 1432725092,
Geographic, political, cultural, and religious forces have differently shaped North and South Vietnamese and determined their reaction to war and peace.THE SORROWS OF WAR AND PEACEFor the Vietnamese people, war was part of their life. Not that they w...
Huynh Phuong Dong: Visions of War and Peace
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ean: 9781880418741, isbn: 1880418746,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Produced in Vietnam under the auspices of the Indochina Arts Partnership and the Saigon Cultural Publishing House, this volume presents the work of Vietnamese artist Huynh Phuong Dong. Born in Saigon in 1925, Dong participated in the final thirty yea...
The Art of Champa (Temporis)
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sku: VIB185995975X, ean: 9781859959756, isbn: 185995975X,
From 12 October 2005 to 9 January 2006, the Musee Guimet in Paris will play host to an exceptional exhibition: 'Treasures of Vietnamese Art... Champa Sculpture'. This show will bring together for the firt time, outstanding pieces from the Musee Guime...
Tinh Su Cai Luong Cuoc Doi Thanh Nga - Quyen 2 (Vietnamese Edition)
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ean: 9781517287023, isbn: 1517287022,
The roi tinh su cai luong Cuoc Doi Thanh Nga quyen 2 lai duoc ra doi, dap ung su mong doi cua quy vi, nhung nguoi von da doc qua quyen 1 tu lau. Tuy rang quyen 2 den voi quy vi qua cham, nhung cham con hon khong. Tac gia Nganh Mai da hoan thanh tu ma...
Painters in Hanoi: An Ethnography of Vietnamese Art
By University of Hawaii Press
mpn: 40 illustrations, 38 in colour, ean: 9780824833558, isbn: 0824833554,
Painting has played a significant role in modern Vietnam. Postage stamps, billboards, and annual national exhibitions attest to its fundamental place in a country where painters may be hailed as national heroes and include among their number fervent ...
A Cambodian Odyssey: and The Deaths of 25 Journalists
ean: 9780595166060, isbn: 0595166067,
This is a question that still bluntly assaults every reporter and cameraman covering war anywhere in the world. When to stop? Where to stop? Ever to stop? We lived with that challenge all during the war, yet so many of us felt invulnerablewas it inno...
By Liss Llewellyn Fine Art
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mpn: 28 illustrations, ean: 9780956713957, isbn: 0956713955,
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It is rare for a creative artist to work in the privacy of his garden shed, in a challenging medium, and almost entirely for his own pleasure, but such a one was the slate-carver, John McKenzie. His day job was working as a steward in the Petty Offic...
Nguyen Xuan Huy
sku: NU-BNT-00703998, mpn: 81 colour, 4 b&w illustrations, ean: 9783866783980, isbn: 3866783981,
Borrowing liberally from art history, Vietnamese painter Nguyen Xuan Huy (born 1976) manipulates a Pop aesthetic to confront the traumatic legacy of the Vietnam War, specifically the birth defects caused by Agent Orange. The bodies that compose his h...
American Rhetoric and the Vietnam War
ean: 9780275933616, isbn: 027593361X,
Rhetoric during wartime is about the creation of consensus, writes Justin Gustainis. In American Rhetoric and the Vietnam War, he discusses efforts to build or destroy public support of America's most controversial war of the century. Gustainis analy...
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ean: 9780785835523, isbn: 0785835520,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
Aircraft nose art has long been a military institution. First appearing in the form of a sea monster on the front of an Italian flying boat in 1913, through WWII, Vietnam, and on to today, Nose Art catalogs and presents it all. Hundreds of detailed i...
Agents of Faith: Votive Objects in Time and Place
ean: 9780300222968, isbn: 0300222963,
Votive objects or ex-votos are a broad category of material artifacts produced with the intention of being offered as acts of faith. Common across historical periods, religions, and cultures, they are presented as tokens of gratitude for prayers answ...
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