thousands of years Vietnam lived under Chinese rule through
revolution and struggle, Vietnam has developed into the country
we see today. Read some of our articles on how this country developed
and learn more about the people and culture of this beautiful
land. Also be sure to visit our photo section for some amazing
pictures of Vietnam.
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A quick history of Vietnam, great for school reports.
Early History, part 1
How Vietnam developed as an independant country.
Early History, part 2
World War 2 Occupation and Liberation.
Origin of Vietnam name
How Vietnam was named, plus 4000 years of dynasty rule..
A political history of Vietnam.
Policy of Doi Moi
Insight into Saigon. The New policy of Doi Moi.
A Gentle Land
This article was written by Pico Iyer and first appeared in Passage
This is a section out of the book Land of the Ascending Dragon:
Rediscovering Vietnam. Text by Paul Martin Photos by Steve Raymer.
Contains 22 photos of Vietnam today and during the war.