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YourVietBooks is a project initiated by Anh Tho Andres, a multi-lingual translator, author and lecturer living in Switzerland. As a translator, she wishes to share her knowledge of her home country to readers who wish to know more about Vietnam: The Culture, The Land and The People.

YourVietBooks recommends a selection of books and articles on and about Vietnam.

Categories include: Culture, History, Vietnam War, Politics, Biographies, Contemporary Vietnam, International Relations, Doing Business in Vietnam, Reference and Languages, Zen Buddhism, Philosophy, Art and Literature.

Some books are written by Vietnamese Authors in the original version, and represent an invaluable witness to world literature and mankind's history. Other documents are the fruits of long years of research on topics such as the Vietnam War, Vietnam's Integration, Contemporary Vietnam. Works written by foreign Authors (in English, French or German) are valuable documentation on how Vietnam and its people are perceived in the eyes of the World.

This platform is useful for
  • Freelance Translators who wish to try out their translation skills in German, French, English or Vietnamese and enhance their knowledge on Asian studies;
  • Authors who wish to reach out to South East Asian readers by posting their work in one the four languages we propose;
  • Universities, Project Managers, Researchers, Lecturers or Students who wish to have more information for their research on Vietnam.
Our team of qualified and experienced translators can provide translations of e-books or articles on demand.

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Travel to Vietnam - Nhatrang City and Khanh Hoa Province

Travel to Vietnam
Nhatrang City - Khanh Hoa Province

Original Title in Vietnamese: Du lịch miền Trung và Tây Nguyên - Những điều cần biết: Nha Trang Khánh Hòa
By Authors: Nguyen Gia Nung, Thia Ly, Nguyen van Thanh, Khanh Hoa Tourist Ofice
Journalists: Nguyen Hoang Ba, Khue Viet Truong, Dinh Hanh, Dang Minh Chau
Publishers: Chính Trị Quốc Gia (National Politics)

About the Book:
Published in 1998, the information contained in this book is now obsolete but the book itself shows the early efforts of the provincial and central government to gather valuable information for the visitors to Vietnam. More complete information are available under wikipedia.

Complementary from wikipedia

GeographyNha Trang city has a metropolitan area of 251 km² and population of about 500,000 (as of 2007). It borders Ninh Hòa town by the north, Cam Ranh city by the south, Diên Khánhtown by the west and the South China Sea to the east. The city is located on the beautiful Nha Trang Bay, which was chosen by Travel and Leis…

Vietnamese Classical Literature - 19th Century

Vietnam Classical Literature is not known to the outside world as Chinese Literature. For the younger generation, the study of Vietnamese literature seem to fade away, leaving place to contemporary authors on topics on modern existentialism. In my attempt to "come back to source", I have started a collection of books on Vietnam, and classify them under various topics such as Culture, History, Vietnam War, Politics, Biographies, Contemporary Vietnam, International Relations, Doing Business in Vietnam, Reference and Languages, Zen Buddhism, Philosophy, Art and Literature. 

Here is a short picture of the literary world under the last dynasty of Vietnam: the Nguyen. 

Indeed, the 19th Century was a flourishing century for literature and the arts in Vietnam. It opened up with the Kim Vân Kiều  by Nguyễn Du (1765-1820) and closed with the anonymous Song of True Patriotism (Chính Khí Ca :1900). 

Three outstanding talents, Nguyen Du, Mdm Ho Xuan Huong and Nguyen Dinh Chieu contri…

Vietnamese Translators: Join our translation project for Focus series

Translation project for Focus series

Hi các bạn, chúng tôi kêu gọi việc dịch sách ra tiếng việt để khuyến khích về phong cách sống, lao động và học tập với chuỗi giá trị và văn hóa dựa trên nhân bản. Các bạn nào muốn ghi danh xin click vào đường link này:
Xin cám ơn.
Anh Thơ Andres

Globethics Publications | Focus Series
Each volume in this series focuses on a current ethical issue with global relevance and usually has a single author. Here is a selection of works calling for volunteers to translate into Vietnamese:

Ethics in Politics: Why it matters more than ever and how it can make a difference (2012) 
Benoît Girardin
ISBN 978-2-940428-20-5 - Focus No. 5

" This book is an affirmation: Yes, ethics in politics is possible – and it pays off. It is not a naive dream. The author chooses a pragmatic approach and tests whether value orientation can make a difference in politics and how. He presents practical cases and o…