HOA HAO BUDDHISM IN THE COURSE OF VIETNAM’S HISTORY
NGUYỄN LONG THÀNH NAM
ABRIDGED TRANSLATION BY SERGEI BLAGOV
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Abridged Translation by Sergei Blagov ISBN: 1-59033-756-5
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In great memory of our beloved husband and father, who dedicated his life to fight for his beliefs, whom we always respect and look for guidance, even when he is no longer here with us.
Wife, Nguyen Hoa An Daughters: Nguyen Huynh Mai Nguyen Minh Thu Nguyen Thanh Thu Nguyen Xuan My Sons: Nguyen Hoa Viet Nguyen Hoa Nam