New lamps for old : the transformation of the Vietnamese administrative elite

@article{Lm1987NewLF,
  title={New lamps for old : the transformation of the Vietnamese administrative elite},
  author={Truong Buu L{\^a}m and Mai Van Lam},
  journal={The Journal of Asian Studies},
  year={1987},
  volume={46},
  pages={463 - 464}
}
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    The Journal of Asian Studies
  • 1987
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