The Colonial Bastille
A History of Imprisonment in Vietnam, 1862-1940
By (author) Peter Zinoman
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Colonial Bastille by Peter Zinoman
Book DescriptionPeter Zinoman's original and insightful study focuses on the colonial prison system in French Indochina and its role in fostering modern political consciousness among the Vietnamese. Using prison memoirs, newspaper articles, and extensive archival records, Zinoman presents a wealth of significant new information to document how colonial prisons, rather than quelling political dissent and maintaining order, instead became institutions that promoted nationalism and revolutionary education.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780520224124
(229mm x 152mm x 25mm)
Imprint: University of California Press
Publisher: University of California Press
Publish Date: 4-Mar-2001
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Peter Zinoman
Vietnamese Colonial Republican, Hardback (January 2014)» View all books by Peter Zinoman
Offers a study of Vietnam's greatest and controversial 20th century writer who died tragically in 1939 at the age of 28.
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Author Biography - Peter Zinoman
Peter Zinoman is Associate Professor of Southeast Asian History at the University of California, Berkeley.
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