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Memoirs by wife of late Party General Secretary released

Update: November, 24/2015 - 17:29
Ngo Thi Hue (left) and her husband, late Party General Secretary Nguyen Van Linh. — File Photo
HCM CITY (VNS) — The memoirs of 98-year-old revolutionary Ngo Thi Hue, wife of late Party General Secretary Nguyen Van Linh, has been released in HCM City to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Nam Ky (Southern) Uprising, November 11.

The book, Tieng Song Bua Ghenh (Waves Flapping on Reefs), includes two parts and features memories of her life in the revolution against the French.

It highlights historical events, such as the Southern Uprising in 1940 and Southern War of Resistance in 1945.

Hue's career was closely intertwined with the country's victories during the wars against the France and the US.

The work also includes her movements in the remote areas of Kien Giang, Tra Vinh, Vinh Long and Dong Thap provinces to give assistance to local people.

The book signing event, organised by Tre (Youth) Publishing House, in co-operation with HCM City's Youth Union, on Sunday, attracted many young readers in the city. — VNS

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