One more book on Hanoi published
QĐND - Wednesday, July 29, 2009, 21:19 (GMT+7)
Hanoi researcher Nguyen Vinh Phuc has introduced his second book on Hanoi, "Hà Nội- cõi đất và con người" (Hanoi: the Land and People).
The nearly 500-page book is published by the Tre Publishing House, after the first publication titled “1,000 years of Thang Long-Hanoi”, in which there are 1,000 Q&As covering all subjects on the capital of Hanoi.
Aged over 80, the researcher is an eminent artist. He used to give lectures at high-schools in Hanoi. He, to date, has a dozen of private publications. He has so far written five books on Hanoi.
He also works as a member of the compiling councils of big publication projects, such as "Bách khoa thư Hà Nội" (Encyclopedia of Hanoi) and "Thăng Long nghìn năm văn hiến" (Thang Long of 1,000 cultural years).
Translated by Mai Huong