By Steven DeBonis

while U.S. troops withdrew from Vietnam, they left in the back of millions of kids fathered by way of American infantrymen. the recent regime looked the Amerasians as little ones of the enemy and ostracized them from Vietnamese society.
The U.S. govt handed the Homecoming Act of 1988, ultimately facilitating immigration of Amerasians to the USA. so much who've emigrated confronted trouble adjusting to a brand new tradition and purely approximately 2 percentage were reunited with their fathers. Revealing and sometimes poignant, the 38 interviews right here supply voice to the fight that Amerasians and their moms confronted of their homeland.

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