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Happiest Refugee A Memoir

By: Do, Anh

Price: $32.99

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin, 1/Sep/2010


Illustrations, ports. 240 Anh Do nearly didn't make it to Australia. His entire family came close to losing their lives on the sea as they escaped from war-torn Vietnam in an overcrowded boat. But nothing - not murderous pirates, nor the imminent threat of death by hunger, disease or dehydration as they drifted for days - could quench their desire to make a better life in the country they had dreamed about. Life in Australia was hard, an endless succession of back-breaki... View more info