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Land of smiles

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Published by Plume in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Laotian Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Fathers and sons -- Fiction.,
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Refugees -- Fiction.,
    • Emigration and immigration -- Fiction.,
    • Immigrants -- Fiction.,
    • California -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementT.C. Huo.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.U5314 L36 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 215 p. ;
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6784566M
      ISBN 100452281857
      LC Control Number00036720


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In a refugee Cited by: 2. But when he arrives in Bangkok, he discovers he can't escape the war and clashes with Peace Corps, the U.S. Embassy and the CIA. Land of Smiles is a memoir of one young man's coming of age during the Boomer generation's war-and the painful lessons he and America both learn as 5/5(1).

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