However, while firmly resisting all attempts to dominate China, Vietnam seeks to dominate other small neighboring countries. During peacetime, Vietnamese kings also behaved like gods, forcing small countries to give consent and tribute. During the war, the Vietnamese kings manicured soldiers to conquer and annex the land. Mountain biking everything will kill you so choose something fun poster. Like China, the Vietnamese kings saw those revictions as acts of change in practice, and colonization as an act of civilization. This attitude is reflected in the credit to the stele by Mr. Nguyen Trung Ngan praising King Tran Minh Tong’s attack against Laos in 1384.