The land i lost Essay

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The land i lost





The Land I Lost

Huynh Quang Nhuong
Autobiography
127 pages

Literary Review
Vietnamese author Huynh Quang Nhoung wrote the book The Land I Lost. The

setting, conflicts, and theme were very interesting in this book. This book too place

on an old Vietnamese community farm. Family, friends, and animals lived with the

villages. There was a dense jungle bordering part of the small hamlet. There were

quite a bit of conflicts throughout this book. Animals would occasionally wander into

the village, kill a few cattle, and care everyone. One time, a neighbor stole young

Nhoung's trained birds. He stole the small pet back in the middle of night. The best

thee to relate to this story is 'Be Thankful For What Has Been Given To You'. These

ancient people were very lucky they even had this little piece of land to live and farm

on. They were able to harvest enough food to survive and even had some left over to

sell at the market.
Certain forces or circumstances make the main character or characters act as they do.
I find the most interesting part of this book was the characters. There were

Many characters, all with there own personalities. Many of these characters happen

to be animals. Huynh Quang Nhoung was by far the most important person. The

autobiography of Nhoung included his cousin, whose name was never given. His

cousin trained a water buffalo to attack and defend itself against crazy animals from
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