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Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English



  • Indochina.,
  • United States.


  • Refugees -- Indochina.,
  • Refugees -- United States.,
  • Indochinese -- Cultural assimilation -- United States.,
  • Indochinese Americans.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-190) and index.

Statementedited by David W. Haines.
ContributionsHaines, David W.
LC ClassificationsHV640.5.I5 R42 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 198 p. ;
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2396843M
ISBN 10084767553X
LC Control Number87026637

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