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A Vietnamese Moses

George Dutton

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English
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Publisher
University of California Press
Year
2016
ISBN-13
9780520966697

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A Vietnamese Moses is the story of Philiphê Bình, a Vietnamese Catholic priest who in 1796 traveled from Tonkin to the Portuguese court in Lisbon to persuade its ruler to appoint a bishop for his community of ex-Jesuits. Based on Bình’s surviving writings from his thirty-seven-year exile in Por... (see more details)

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