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Tours of Vietnam
war, travel guides, and memory
Scott Laderman.

Published 2009 by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction : history, tourism, and the question of empire
Tourism and state legitimacy in the Republic of Vietnam
Educating private Ryan : tourism and the United States military in postcolonial
"They set about revenging themselves on the population" : the "Hue massacre"
And the shaping of historical consciousness
The new modernizers : naturalizing capitalism in Doi Moi Vietnam
"The other side of the war" : memory and meaning at the War Remnants Museum
Epilogue : tourism and the martial fascination.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

American encounters/global interactions


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
DS556.38 .L33 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
Internet Archive
9780822343967, 9780822344148
LC Control Number
Library Thing
6637786 6568236

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