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ERIC Number: ED421442
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Mar
Pages: 237
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Vietnam: An Historical Perspective.
Shackford, Julie
This book provides an overview of Vietnam's history prior to the U.S. presence there. The book begins with a chronology extending from prehistoric times to the defeat of the French at Dien Bien Phu in 1954. Each chapter provides background information along with a glossary, student activities, and project suggestions. Chapters include: (1) "Introduction: Chronology of Vietnamese History"; (2) "Prehistoric Vietnam: The Dawn of Civilization in the Tonkin Delta"; (3) "Chinese Colonization"; (4) "Vietnamese Independence (950-1859)"; (5) "The Vietnamese Village"; and (6) "French Colonization (1858-1954)." A 27-item bibliography concludes the volume. (EH)
Center for Southeast Asian Studies, School of Hawaiian, Asian and Pacific Studies, 1890 East-West Road, Moore 416, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Henry Luce Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Manoa. School of Hawaiian, Asian, and Pacific Studies.
Identifiers - Location: Vietnam