Encyclopedic Dictionary of Vietnam

Từ điển bách khoa Việt Nam (Literally Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Vietnam) is a state-sponsored Vietnamese language encyclopedia that was published in Vietnam in 2005.

Từ điển bách khoa Việt Nam
Encyclopedia of Vietnam
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Four volumes of Encyclopedia of Vietnam
GenreReference encyclopedia
PublisherVietnam's Encyclopedia Publishing House
Publication date
Media type4 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.[1] The first edition, published in 2005 by Vietnam's Encyclopedia Publishing House, has four volumes consisting of 40,000 entries.[2] 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.

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  1. ^ E. Ulrich Kratz Southeast Asian Languages and Literatures: A Bibliographic Guide ... 1996 - Page 393 Từ điển bách khoa Việt Nam.
  2. ^ "Vietnamese encyclopedia published". VOVNews. Archived from the original on 2011-07-27. Retrieved 2018-08-14.

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