The Resource Small bamboo: : growing up and growing old with my Vietnamese Australian family, Tracy Vo, (electronic resource)

Small bamboo: : growing up and growing old with my Vietnamese Australian family, Tracy Vo, (electronic resource)

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Small bamboo: : growing up and growing old with my Vietnamese Australian family
Title
Small bamboo:
Title remainder
growing up and growing old with my Vietnamese Australian family
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Vo
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1978, following a dramatic escape from war torn Vietnam, Tracy Vo's parents boarded a leaky boat not knowing what their future held or whether they would live. The couple had fled Vietnam under the cover of darkness, exchanged wedding rings en route to Malaysia, then sold them and their scant possessions to feed themselves and their 10 relatives on the journey. They were declared refugees. Now, almost 40 years later, their decision to flee Vietnam has been rewarded by a happy and successful life for their family in Australia, the country they are now proud to call home. Here, their daughter Tracy reflects on that life-changing journey and the amazing life it created for them in Australia. Today, Tracy is a successful Channel 9 journalist who has chosen to return to her family home to care for her family as they enter old age. Her story shows the extraordinary bravery of her parents and the many refugees like them who now call Australia home
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Midwest
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Vo, Tracy
Dewey number
325.2105970994
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Vo, Tracy
  • Political refugees
  • Political refugees
  • Boat people
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Small bamboo: : growing up and growing old with my Vietnamese Australian family, Tracy Vo, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11569545
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multicolored
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MWT11569545
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11569545
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Small bamboo: : growing up and growing old with my Vietnamese Australian family, Tracy Vo, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11569545
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11569545
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11569545
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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