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A Brief History of the Middle 20th Century in Chairs

Schuyler J. Dievendorf | 26 Jun 2014 17:43
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In 1963 the Vietnamese Mahayana Buddhist monk Thích Quảng Đức burned himself to death to protest the persecution of Buddhists by the South Vietnamese government. This ultimately led to an Army coup that toppled the perpetrator of the crimes against the monks, Ngô Đình Diệm.

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