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The Resource The rebirth of hope : my journey from Vietnam War child to American citizen, Sau Le Hudecek

The rebirth of hope : my journey from Vietnam War child to American citizen, Sau Le Hudecek

Label
The rebirth of hope : my journey from Vietnam War child to American citizen
Title
The rebirth of hope
Title remainder
my journey from Vietnam War child to American citizen
Statement of responsibility
Sau Le Hudecek
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born in a demilitarized zone during the Vietnam War to a Vietnamese mother and American soldier, Sau Le arrived in the United States as a young woman with only twenty dollars in her pocket. Though bullied and abused since childhood, she nevertheless came to her new homeland armed with a commitment to build a decent life for herself, her infant son, and her traumatized mother. This is the story of how she overcame every conceivable hurdle--including significant culture shock, a language barrier, serious illness, heartbreak, and betrayal--to become a landlord, successful business owner, joyous wife and mom and a woman blessed with generous, loyal friends. She describes an arduous journey, both literal and figurative, from a place of terror and utter despair to a life she created that's overflowing with prosperity, patriotism, and love. And ultimately, it's the story of hope, something Sau thought she'd lost long ago in the minefields of Vietnam. In telling her story, Sau Le aims to uplift those who worry that their dreams cannot be realized. Her goal is also to remind everyone born on American soil that this is the greatest country on earth, and that anything in this land is possible for those willing to put dedication, faith, and passion to work.
Assigning source
Googlebooks
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
Dewey number
305.48/895922073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.V53
LC item number
H83 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The rebirth of hope : my journey from Vietnam War child to American citizen, Sau Le Hudecek
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
960043567
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 184 pages
Isbn
9780875654324
Lccn
2016045098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)960043567
Label
The rebirth of hope : my journey from Vietnam War child to American citizen, Sau Le Hudecek
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
960043567
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 184 pages
Isbn
9780875654324
Lccn
2016045098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)960043567

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