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An insignificant family : a novel

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Published by Curbstone Press in Willimantic, CT .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Da Ngan ; translated by Rosemary Nguyen ; adapted and with an introduction by Wayne Karlin.
SeriesVoices from Vietnam -- #8
ContributionsNguyen, Rosemary.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL4378.9.D275 G5313 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23175576M
ISBN 109781931896481
LC Control Number2009010069

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