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The secret of Hoa Sen

Phan Quбєї Mai Nguyб»…n

The secret of Hoa Sen

by Phan Quбєї Mai Nguyб»…n

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Edition Notes

Statementpoems by Nguyen Phan Que Mai ; translated from the Vietnamese by Nguyen Phan Que Mai and Bruce Weigl
ContributionsWeigl, Bruce, 1949- translator
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL4378.9.N53515 A2 2014
The Physical Object
Pagination148 pages
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27174996M
ISBN 101938160525
ISBN 109781938160523
LC Control Number2014011914
OCLC/WorldCa875240518

  A sweeping tale of one family’s shifting fortunes in Vietnam across half a century. The first novel in English by the Vietnam-born Nguyễn (The Secret of Hoa Sen: Poems, ) centers on the Trần family, living in North Vietnam during three conflict-struck lens turns to two characters in particular: Diệu Lan, who grew up amid Japanese and French occupations, and her. Buy The Secret of Hoa Sen - eBook at All Departments Auto & Tire Baby Beauty Books Cell Phones Clothing Electronics Food. Gifts & Registry Health Home Home Improvement Household Essentials Jewelry Movies Music Office. Party & Occasions Patio & Garden Pets Pharmacy Photo Center Sports & Outdoors Toys Video Games.

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Here’s what Publishers Weekly had to say about The Mountains Sing: “Nguyễn’s lyrical, sweeping debut novel (after the poetry collection The Secret of Hoa Sen) chronicles the Tran family through a century of war and renewal. As middle-aged writer Hương revisits her native Hanoi in , she reflects on the lessons shared by her late. Buy The Secret of Hoa Sen Translation by Nguyen Phan Que Mai, Bruce Weigl (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.


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