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The best we could do : an illustrated memoir

Author
Bui, Thi, author, artist.
Title
The best we could do : an illustrated memoir / Thi Bui.
Format
Book
Published
New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2017.
©2017
Description
327 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm
URL
<Pronunciation guide and teacher's guide> http://www.abramsbooks.com/thebestwecoulddo/
Notes
Chiefly illustrations.
Summary
The author describes her experiences as a young Vietnamese immigrant, highlighting her family's move from their war-torn home to the United States in graphic novel format.
"Exploring the anguish of immigration and the lasting effects that displacement has on a child and her family, Bui documents the story of her family's daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 1970s, and the difficulties they faced building new lives for themselves"--Publisher description.
Subject headings
Bui, Thi--Comic books, strips, etc.
Vietnamese Americans--Biography--Comic books, strips, etc.
Refugees--United States--Biography--Comic books, strips, etc.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal narratives, Vietnamese--Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Refugees Biography.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Personal narratives, Vietnamese.
Vietnamese Americans.
Genre heading
Graphic novels.
Autobiographical comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
ISBN
9781419718779
1419718770

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
E184.V53 B85 2017
Location
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Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
E184.V53 B85 2017
Location
Stacks
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Library
South Bend - Schurz Library
Call Number
E184.V53 B85 2017
Location
In Transit Between Libraries
Library
Southeast Library - New Albany
Call Number
E184.V53 B85 2017
Location
Stacks
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