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Ho Chi Minh - Eine Chronik

Original Title in German: Eine Chronik
By Author : Hellmut Kapfenberger
Publisher: Neues Leben
ISBN-10: 9783355017589

Ho Chi Minh führt Vietnam in Unabhängigkeit gegen französische und britische Kolonialansprüche und gegen die USA; sein Kampf für eine von imperialistischen Bestrebungen befreite Welt machte ihne zur Symbolfigur der Studentenbewegung. Als Präsident von Nordvietnam regierte er vom Gartenhaus des Präsidentenpalastes aus, für sich selbst nie etwas anderes einfordernd als für das Volk. Der Jounarlist und Vietnamexperte Hellmut Kapfenberger lebte sieben Jahre in diesem Land. Er führt den Leser an die Schauplätze des Geschehens, zeichnet die Lebensstationen Ho Chi Minhs nach und liefert das nötige Hintergrundwissen über die Geschichte des Landes.
Hellmut Kapfenberger wurde 1933 in Schalkau (Thüringen) geboren. Nach einer Tischlerlehrer war er als Volkskorrespondent tätig und absolvierte dann eine journalistische Ausbildung beim Allgemeinem Deutschen Nachrichtendienst in Berlin. Er war mehrere Jahre als Korrespondent in Vietnam tätig, wo er auch das Indochina-Büro in Hanoi leitete. Er hat umfangreiche journalistische Arbeit über Vietnam veröffentlicht. Heute lebt er als Rentner in Berlin.

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