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Dinky dau!

by D. K. Hemmi

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Published by IronSwan Pub. in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Veterans -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementD.K. Hemmi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3558.E479152 D5 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination229 p. ;
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL714444M
    ISBN 100965965201
    LC Control Number97094214
    OCLC/WorldCa38553288

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    After writing my first book, Dinky Dau: Love, War and The Corps, some people complained that it wasn’t much of a book. In fact, a former friend said he didn’t think it was a book at all. So I got out my trusty, dusty old dictionary and found: BOOK: “A written or printed work consisting of pages glued or sewn together along one side and.   An expression commonly used in Vietnam was, "boocoo dinky dow", spelled correctly would be "beaucoup dien cai dau" meaning much crazy in the head or perhaps as the Vietnamese may have said, crazy as a kicking rooster, much like the American expression, "mad as a wet hen".

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Dinky dau! by D. K. Hemmi Download PDF EPUB FB2

It means simply Very Crazy. beaucoup (bk, b- b-k) also boocoo or bookoo (b-) Chiefly Southern U.S. adj. Many; much: beaucoup money. beaucoups also boocoos or bookoos An abundance; a lot. adv. In abundance; galore: I like that beaucoup. dinky dau Vietnamese term for crazy.

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