Under the Starfruit Tree: Folktales from Vietnam

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University of Hawaii Press, 1989 - Folklore - 136 pages
Presents stories from North and South Vietnam, providing insight into the history, culture, and religious beliefs of mountain tribes, lowland farmers, and fishing people.

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The Da Trang Crab
37
A War between Gods
50
The Worm and the Snail
59
Copyright

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Janet Larsen is an author and the director of research for Earth Policy Institute. She has written on topics ranging from natural resources availability to population growth and climate change. Prior to the creation of Earth Policy Institute, Janet worked at Worldwatch Institute, providing research support for "State of the World" and contributing to "Vital Signs.

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