By Paul Hillmer
"This was once the lifetime of our Hmong people," recalls Pa Seng Thao, one of the who describe farming villages within the mountains of Laos. Others aid us comprehend the Hmong adventure in the course of the Vietnam warfare, relatively whilst the U.S. army pulled out of Laos, forsaking hundreds of thousands of Hmong allies. Readers research firsthand of the hardships of refugee camps and the demanding situations of constructing a house abroad, with a brand new language and customs. Drawing on greater than 2 hundred interviews, historian Paul Hillmer assembles a compelling historical past within the phrases of the folk who lived it.
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