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Nam Sách District

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Nam Sách District

Nam Sach District
Huyện Thanh Miện
Rural district
Country  Vietnam
Region Red River Delta
Province Hai Duong
Capital Thanh Miện
 • Total 51 sq mi (133 km2)
Population (2003)
 • Total 139,184
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)

Nam Sách is a rural district of Hải Dương Province in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of .[1] The district covers an area of 133 km². The district capital lies at Nam Sach.[1]


The area Nam Sách (南策) is the source of many pottery artifacts.[2] In 1592, when what is today Hải Dương Province was under Mạc Dynasty control, Nam Sách along with Kim Thành, Thanh Hà, and Kinh Môn districts were the target of attack by 300 fighting boats of the Lê Dynasty.[3]

Notable people


Coordinates: 21°00′00″N 106°19′59″E / 21.000°N 106.333°E / 21.000; 106.333

fr:District de Thanh Miện

vi:Thanh Miện

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