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Ho Chi Minh and Thomas Jefferson

Posted on August 19, 2011 2:26 pm Published by 5 Comments

By Susan Dunn

In September 1945, hundreds of thousands of people jammed the French-looking boulevards and streets of downtown Hanoi. They had traveled in oppressive heat from distant villages for the great day. Schools and offices were closed. Jubilant peasants … Read the article