Saigon : a history / Nghia M. Vo

Date :

Editeur / Publisher : Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland , c2011

Type : Livre / Book

Langue / Language : anglais / English

ISBN : 978-0-7864-6466-1

ISBN : 0-7864-6466-6

Catalogue Worldcat

Hồ Chí Minh-Ville (Viet-Nam ; province) -- Histoire moderne et contemporaine

Classification Dewey : 959.7/7

Résumé / Abstract : "Throughout its 300-year modern history, Saigon has remained the unknown city of the Mekong Delta. This historical text examines the development of the city from 1698 to 2010. The book examines in detail the numerous political and cutltural transitions through the hands of the Chams, Khmers, Vietnamese, Chinese, French, Japanese, Americans, nationalists and communists"--Provided by publisher