Look What We've Brought You from Vietnam: Crafts, Games, Recipes, Stories, and Other Cultural Activities from Vietnamese Americans

Look What We've Brought You from Vietnam: Crafts, Games, Recipes, Stories, and Other Cultural Activities from Vietnamese Americans

by Phyllis Shalant
     
 

Today there are over 740,000 Vietnamese in America. Originally driven from their homes by war in the 1970s and 1980s, Vietnamese have continued to flock to each of the 50 states. In this revised text, we learn about such holidays as the popular three-day Tet, try a variety of unusual but accessible crafts, and learn to make Moon Cakes and Chao. Several Vietnamese folk… See more details below

Overview

Today there are over 740,000 Vietnamese in America. Originally driven from their homes by war in the 1970s and 1980s, Vietnamese have continued to flock to each of the 50 states. In this revised text, we learn about such holidays as the popular three-day Tet, try a variety of unusual but accessible crafts, and learn to make Moon Cakes and Chao. Several Vietnamese folk tales as well as imaginative follow-up activities add richness to the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780382399817
Publisher:
Silver Burdett Press
Publication date:
10/01/1998
Edition description:
2ND
Age Range:
8 - 9 Years

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