Mui Chiu Dang was a free spirited boy growing up in a country at war. He was handcuffed, beaten, and sentenced to prison without a trial. Never completely losing hope, even when confronted with life-threatening experiences, he believed even his darkest moments were blessings in disguise. He took on each challenge as another personal adventure through life. With nothing but a simple pair of shorts in his possession, he left his entire family behind and joined the exodus from the only country he had known. This story is how one ordinary man responded to an extraordinary period of time in Vietnam and the struggles he faced as a new immigrant in San Francisco. This is his personal story, a tale of survival and of how he maintained his resiliency and sanity when all odds seemed to be against him.Van was working at a machine shop that repaired the diesel engines of boats and military trucks. The shop also ... The new job was to take apart unrepairable or obsolete engines and salvage any parts that could be usable for other engines .
|Title||:||Running on the Edge of the Knife|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2012-12-01|