Encyclopedic Dictionary of Vietnam
Four volumes of Encyclopedia of Vietnam
|Publisher||Vietnam's Encyclopedia Publishing House|
|Media type||4 Hardback Volumes|
It is the first state encyclopedia of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. The compilation process began in 1987 and was completed in 2005. The first edition, published in 2005 by Vietnam's Encyclopedia Publishing House, has four volumes consisting of 40,000 entries. Arranged by Vietnamese-alphabet order, the encyclopedia covers topics from historical to child rearing. Since then, it has been converted to electronic versions (CD and ebook) and a free online version.