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Born Into War

Born Into War book cover.

Photo courtesy of Good Reads.

Born into war is the story of Trong Van Nguyen was born in south Viet nam during the Viet Nam war and now lives in Brooklyn Park Minnesota. This book amazing story of Trong, his Family, and the Americans who helpep him establish a new life in Minnesota.


Biographical Details

Primary Location During Vietnam: Nha Trang, Vietnam Vietnam location marker

Story Subject: Refugee

Learn more about this book in this Asian American Press article. 

Story Themes: Books, Brooklyn Park, Connie Fortin, Nha Trang, Read, Refugee, Trong Nguyen, Vietnamese

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