Jul 10, 2015

Vietnam Bibliographies and Reference Sources

Vietnam Studies

William J. Duiker, Historical dictionary of VietnamMetuchenN.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1989

Jean-Dominique Giacometti, Vietnam historical statistics bibliography : printed sources and institutional context of the statistics in Vietnam before 1954, Institute of Comparative Economic Statistics, Hosei University, 2001

David G. Marr, Kristine Alilunas-Rodgers, Vietnam collection, Oxford,  Santa Barbara, Clio Press, 1992 

Edwin E. Moise, Vietnam War bibliography,  Clemson : Clemson University, 1990

Anthony O. Edmonds (Ed.), Resources for teaching the Vietnam War : an annotated guide, Pittsburgh,  Center for Social Studies Education, 1992

Carl Singleton Lanham, Vietnam Studies, an annotated bibliography, Scarecrow Press PasadenaSalem Press, 1997

General Book Resources on Society and Culture 

Neil Jamieson, Understanding Vietnam, University of California Press, Berkeley 1995.

Helle Rydstrom: Embodying Morality. Growing up in Northern Vietnam, University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu 2003.

Pham Van BichThe Vietnamese Family in Change. The Case of the Red River Delta. Curzon in cooperation with The Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, 1999.

Tine Gammeltoft, Women's Bodies, Women's Worries: Health and Family Planning in a Vietnamese Rural Commune. Curzon 1999.

Lisa Drummond and Helle Rydstrom,  Gender practices in ontemporary Vietnam, Singapore University Press/ NIAS Press, Singapore/Copenhagen 2004.
Shaun Malarney, Culture, Ritual and Revolution in Vietnam, University of Hawaii Press, 2002.

Mark W. McLeod, Nguyen Thi Dieu Westport, Culture and customs of Vietnam, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001.

Essays into Vietnamese pasts / K.W. Taylor and John K. Whitmore, editors 
IthacaN.Y. : Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, 1995

Sketches for a portrait of Vietnamese culture / Huu Ngoc 
 Nôi : Thê gioi, 1995.

Mai Elliot, The Sacred Willow: Four Generations in the Life of a Vietnamese Family, 
Oxford University Press, 1999.

Nguyen Ngoc Huy. Edited by Walter H. Slote and George A De Vos., The Confucian Incursion into Vietnam, in Confucianism and the Family, State University of New York Press. 1998.

Destiny and Determination: Psychocultural reinforcement in Vietnam, in Confucianism and the Family edited by Walter H. Slote and George A De Vos.  State University of New York Press.  1998.

The Orthodox Chinese Confucian Social Paradigm versus Vietnamese Individualism, in Confucianism and the Family / 
Stephen B. Young.  
Edited by Walter H. Slote and George A De Vos.  State University ofNew York Press.  1998.  

Nguyen Trieu Dan, A Vietnamese Family Chronicle: Twelve Generations on the Banks of the Hat River, Jefferson, McFarland, 1991. 

Women's Rights to House and Land: China, Laos, Vietnam.  Irene Tinker and Gale Summerfield.  Lynne Rienner Publishers.  1999.

Francois Houtart and Genevieve Lemercier, Hai Van: Life in a Vietnamese Commune,
 Zed Books, 1984.

Benjamin A. Elman, John B. Duncan and Herman Ooms (Eds), Rethinking confucianism : past and present in ChinaJapanKorea, and Vietnam ,UCLA Asian Pacific Monograph Series, 2002.

Nguyen Van Huy and Laurel Kendall (Eds), Vietnam : journeys of body, mind, and spirit, University of California Press in association with American Museum of Natural History, New York, and Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, Hanoi, 2003.


Mark Philip Bradley ; foreword by John Lewis Gaddis, Imagining Vietnam and America : the making of postcolonial Vietnam, 1919-1950, Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina, 2000. 

Choi Byung Wook, Southern Vietnam under the reign of Minh Mang (1820-1841) : Central policies and local response, Ithaca, Southeast Asia Program Publication, 2004.

William J. Duiker, The communist road to power in Vietnam, Boulder, Westview Press, 1996.

William J. Duiker, Ho Chi Minh, New York : Hyperion, 2000.

William J. Duiker, The rise of nationalism in Vietnam, 1900-1941, Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1976

William J. Duiker, Sacred war : nationalism and revolution in a divided Vietnam,  New York : McGraw-Hill, 1995. 

David W.P. Elliott, The Vietnamese war : revolution and social change in the Mekong Delta, 1930-1975, Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, 2003.

Essays into Vietnamese pasts / K.W. Taylor and John K. Whitmore, editors
Ithaca, N.Y. : Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, 1995.

Imagined ancestries of Vietnamese communism : Ton Duc Thang and the politics of history and memory / Christoph Giebel. Seattle, Wash. : University of Washington Press, 2004.

 Christopher E. Goscha, Vietnam or Indochina? : contesting concepts of space in Vietnamese nationalism, 1887-1954, Copenhagen, Denmark : NIAS Books, 1995.

Andrew Hardy, Red hills : migrants and the state in the highlands of Vietnam,  Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, 2003.

Li Tana, Nguyên Cochinchina : southern Vietnam in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, Ithaca, N.Y. : Southeast Asia Program Publications, 1998.

Bruce McFarland Lockhart The end of the Vietnamese monarchy,  New Haven, Conn. : Council on Southeast Asia Studies, Yale Center for International and Area Studies, 1993. 

William S. Logan, Hanoi, biography of a city,  Seattle, WA : University of Washington Press, 2000.

David G. Marr, Vietnam 1945 : the quest for power, Berkeley : University of California Press, 1995. 

David G. Marr, Vietnamese anticolonialism, 1885-1925, Berkeley, University of California [Press] 1971.

David G. Marr, Vietnamese tradition on trial, 1920-1945, Berkeley : University of California Press, 1981. 

Shawn Frederick McHale, Printing, power, and the transformation of Vietnamese culture, 1920-45, 1995.

Mark W. McLeod, The Vietnamese response to French intervention, 1862-1874, NY Praeger, 1991.

Patricia M. Pelley, Postcolonial Vietnam : new histories of the national past, Durham : Duke University Press, 2002. 

Anthony Reid and David Marr, Perceptions of the past in Southeast Asia, Asian Studies Association of Australia, Heinemann Educational Books (Asia), 1979.

Jean-Pascal Bassino, Jean-Dominique Giacometti, Konosuke Odaka, Suzanne Ruth Clark, Quantitative economic history of Vietnam, 1900-1990 : Report on an international workshop, Tokyo  Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, 2000.

David G. Marr and A.C. Milner, Southeast Asia in the 9th to 14th centuries,  Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Canberra, Australia : Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University, 1986.

Li Tana, Anthony Reid, (Eds),  Southern Vietnam under the Nguyên : documents on the economic history of Cochinchina (Ðàng Trong), 1602-1777, Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 1993 .

Hue-Tam Ho Tai, Radicalism and the origins of the Vietnamese revolution, Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1992.

The Vietnamese revolution of 1945 : Roosevelt, Ho Chi Minh and De Gaulle in a world at war
London : Sage Publications, 1991. 

War Related Resources

George McT. Kahin, Intervention : how America became involved in Vietnam, New York : Knopf, 1986. 

Marvin E. Gettleman, et al. (Eds), Vietnam and America : a documented history, New York : Grove Press, 1995. 

Marilyn B. Young, John J. Fitzgerald, A. Tom Grunfeld, The Vietnam War : a History in Documents, Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002

Spencer C. Tucker (Ed.), Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War : a political, social, and military history, Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 1998.

/ Richard Stacewicz, Winter soldiers : an oral history of the Vietnam Veterans Against the War, New York : Twayne Publishers ; London : Prentice Hall International, 1997.

Politics and State

William J. Duiker, Vietnam : nation in revolution, Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1983.

William J. Duiker, Vietnam : revolution in transition, Boulder, Colo. : Westview, 1995.

William J. Duiker, Vietnam since the fall of Saigon, Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Center for International Studies, 1989. 

David G. Marr, Concepts of statecraft in Vietnam, Academia Sinica, Program for Southeast Asian Area Studies, 2000.

David G. Marr & Christine P. White (Eds), Postwar Vietnam : dilemmas in socialist development, Southeast Asia of the Social Science Research Council and the American Council of Learned Societies. Ithaca, N.Y. : Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, 1988. 

Duncan McCargo, Rethinking Vietnam, New York : Routledge Curzon, 2004.


Tran Ky Phuong, Unique vestiges of Cham civilization. Vietnamese title Nhung di tích doc dáo cua nên van minh Chàm, Hanoi : Thê gioi Publisher, 2000.

Pham Huy Thông, Dong Son drums in Viet Nam,  Viet Nam Social Science Publishing House, 1990. 

Nora Annesley Taylor, The artist and the State : the politics of painting and national identity in Hanoi between 1925-1995, Hanoi Publishing, 1997.

Collections and Biography

Commission for Research on Party History, Hô-Chí-Minh. Hanoi Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1988. 

Jack Woddis, Hô Chí Minh Selected articles and speeches, 1920-1967, London : Lawrence & Wishart, 1969.

David G. Marr (Ed.), Hô Chí Minh, 1890-1969 Reflections from captivity (translations by Christopher Jenkins, Tran Khanh Tuyet, and Huynh Sanh-Thong), Athens : Ohio University Press, 1978.

Hô, Chí Minh, 1890-1969 Selected works, Hanoi, Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1960-62.

Bernard B. Fall (Ed.), Hô Chí Minh, 1890-1969: On Revolution; selected writings, 1920-66, 
New York, Praeger, 1967.

Pham Van Ðông, English Title: Culture and renovation. Vietnamese Title: Van hóa và doi moi,  
Hà Nôi : Thê gioi, 2002.

Vinh Sinh and Nicholas Wickenden, Overturned chariot : the autobiography of Phan-Bôi-Châu,  University of Hawai'i Press, 1999.

Phan Chu Trinh, A complete account of the peasants' uprising in the central region (translations by Peter Baugher and Vu Ngu Chieu, with an introduction by Peter Baugher), Center for Southeast Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1983.

Vo Nguyen Giap. Introd. by David Schoenbrun, "Big victory, great task"; North Viet-Nam's Minister of Defense assesses the course of the war, New York, Praeger, 1968.

Vo Nguyen Giap, Dien Bien Phu, Hanoi : Foreign Languages Pub. House, 1962.

Vo Nguyen Giap, National liberation war in Viet Nam; general line, strategy, tactics,  Hanoi, Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1971.

National Assembly of Vietnam, Report on the implementation of the Geneva agreements, excerpts from a report in the fourth session of the National Assembly, March 1955, Hanoi, Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1955.

People's war, People's Army : the Viet Công insurrection manual for underdeveloped countries / foreword by Roger Hilsman ; profile of Giap by Bernard B. Fall / Võ Nguyên Giáp
New York : Bantam Books, 1968

Vo Nguyen Giap & Van Tien Dung, How we won the war, Philadelphia : RECON Publications, 1976. 

Truong Chinh and Vo Nguyen Giap, The peasant question, 1937-1938 (translation and introduction by Christine Pelzer White), Ithaca, N.Y. : Southeast Asia Program, Dept. of Asian Studies, Cornell University, 1974.

Bui Tin, From enemy to friend : a North Vietnamese perspective on the war  (translation by Nguyen Ngoc Bich), Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, 2002.

Bui Tin, Hoa xuyên tuyêt (English Title: Following Ho Chi Minh : the memoirs of a North Vietnamese colonel, translation by Judy Stowe and Do Van, with an introduction by Carlyle Thayer), 
Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, 1995.

Bui Tin, From cadre to exile : the memoirs of a North Vietnamese journalist  (translation by Judy Stowe and Do Van, with an introduction by Carlyle A. Thayer), Chiang Mai : Silkworm Books, 1995.

Truong Nhu Tang, with David Chanoff and Doan Van Toai, A Vietcong memoir, San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1985.


My Hanoi [videorecording] : personal reflections by Thuy Linh / TVE ; produced & directed by Thu Nguyen. Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, 2001.

Gánh xiêc rong [videorecording] = Traveling circus / Discovery Communications presents ; kich ban Pham Thùy Nhân ; dao diên Viêt Linh ; chu nhiêm Trân Khai Hoàng. Singapore : Discovery Communications, 2004. DVD Eng subtitles.

Só do (Television program). Só do [videorecording] / kich ban, Hua Van Ðinh ; [dao diên, Hà Van Trong]. R. Cucamanga [sic], CA : Gia Ðinh Productions, 2003. NO Subtitles.

Thuong nho dông quê [videorecording] = Nostalgia for the countryside / Discovery Communications Pte Ltd presents a Hoda Film and NHK production ; kich ban và dao diên Ðang Nhât Minh ; hãng phimHôi diên anh Viêt Nam ; hãng truyên hinh NHK (Nhât ban) . Based on short stories of Nguyen Huy Thiep. Singapore : Discovery Communications, c2003. DVD English Subtitles.

Mùa ôi [videorecording] = The guava house / Hãng phim Thanh Niên ; written and directed by Ðang Nhât Minh. [S.l. : s.n., 2002] English Subtitles.

Ba mùa [videorecording] = Three seasons / Les Films Seville Pictures ; October Films presents an Open City Films production in association with Goatsingers and Giai Phong Film Studios ; produced by Jason Kliot, Joana Vicente and Tony Bui ; written and directed by Tony Bui. [Montreal, Quebec] : Seville Pictures, 2002

Nhung nguoi tho xe [videorecording] = Les coupeurs de bois / Hãng Phim Truyên Viêt Nam ; gioi thiêu, Xuong Làm Phim II. Paris : Doriane Films, [2000] French Subtitles

The Environmental impact of war [videorecording] / produced by the Center for Defense Information . [Washington, D.C.] : Center for Defense Information, 1999

Mekong [videorecording] / produced by Along Mekong Productions with financial contribution of the European Union ; a film by Manfred Linke ... [et al.]. Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1999.

Nhung giong hát van hay nhât [videorecording] / Hô Guom Audio-Video ; Ban van nghê Ðài phát thanh & truyên hình Hà Nôi. Hà Nôi : Hô Guom Audio-Video, 1995. Selections of folk opera.

Burning incense [videorecording] = parfum d'encens / written and produced by Nora Taylor . Directed by Mac Van Chung; images and art direction, Bui Hoai Mai. Hanoi : Nora Taylor, 1994. Study of the Van Mieu Temple and arts.

No time for tears [videorecording] : Vietnam : the women who served
Boston, MA : Fanlight Productions, 1993.

Lament of a warrior's wife [videorecording] / produced by Bob Kane productions
[Washington, D.C.] : Asia Resource Center, 1991.

Remember My Lai [videorecording] / a Yorkshire Television production for Frontline ; produced by Kevin Sim, Michael Bilton ; directed by Kevin Sim
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, 1989.

Vietnam [videorecording] : after the fire / an Acacia Production for Channel Four ; produced and directed by J. Edward Milner
[New York] : Cinema Guild, 1988

Ðât phuong Nam [videorecording] = Song of the south / produced by Ho Chi Minh City Television Film Studio ; KC Productions ; giám dôc san xuât, Nghê si Nhân dân Pham Khac ; biên kich & dao diên,Nguyên Vinh Son. Singapore : Discovery Communications, 2003.

Chí Phèo [videorecording] / dao dien, Pham Van Khoa ; kich ban, Ðoàn Lê. Westminster, CA : Ðông Ðô Film, 2003


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