The Resource The best we could do : an illustrated memoir, Thi Bui

The best we could do : an illustrated memoir, Thi Bui

Label
The best we could do : an illustrated memoir
Title
The best we could do
Title remainder
an illustrated memoir
Statement of responsibility
Thi Bui
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The author describes her experiences as a young Vietnamese immigrant, highlighting her family's move from their war-torn home to the United States in graphic novel format
  • "Exploring the anguish of immigration and the lasting effects that displacement has on a child and her family, Bui documents the story of her family's daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 1970s, and the difficulties they faced building new lives for themselves"--Publisher description
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bui, Thi
Dewey number
  • 973/.0495920092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.V53
LC item number
B85 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bui, Thi
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Refugees
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Graphic novels
  • Refugees
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnamese Americans
Target audience
general
Label
The best we could do : an illustrated memoir, Thi Bui
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Chiefly illustrations
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9781419718779
Lccn
2016940170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn947796066
  • (OCoLC)947796066
Label
The best we could do : an illustrated memoir, Thi Bui
Publication
Copyright
Note
Chiefly illustrations
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9781419718779
Lccn
2016940170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn947796066
  • (OCoLC)947796066

Library Locations

    • Joe A. Guerra, Laredo Public Library – MainBorrow it
      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
      27.5416154 -99.4826071
    • Sophie Christen McKendrick, Francisco Ochoa, and Fernando A Salinas Branch LibraryBorrow it
      1920 Palo Blanco Street, Laredo, TX, 78046, US
      27.4728528 -99.475246
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