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The Resource A Chinese life, written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin

A Chinese life, written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin

Label
A Chinese life
Title
A Chinese life
Statement of responsibility
written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"An autobiography in graphic-novel form, A Chinese Life traces a remarkable personal journey through modern history, from the creation of the People's Republic of China in 1949 to the present day. Working in close collaboration with writer Philippe Ôtié, artist Li Kunwu has created a timely and compelling memoir of state and self that is at once epic and intimate, comic and tragic, in scope"--Page 4 of cover
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Summary
"An autobiography in graphic-novel form, A Chinese Life traces a remarkable personal journey through modern history, from the creation of the People's Republic of China in 1949 to the present day. Working in close collaboration with writer Philippe Ôtié, artist Li Kunwu has created a timely and compelling memoir of state and self that is at once epic and intimate, comic and tragic, in scope" -- p. [4] of cover
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10173159
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Li, Kunwu
Dewey number
  • 951.05092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
"Translated from the French edition"--Preliminary page
LC call number
  • DS778.L37325
  • DS778.L37325
LC item number
  • A3 2012
  • A313 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ôtié, Philippe
  • Gauvin, Edward
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Li, Kunwu
  • Li, Kunwu
  • China
  • China
  • Communism
  • China
  • China
  • Communism
  • Social conditions
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
A Chinese life, written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn779875253
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
691 pages
Isbn
9781906838553
Lccn
2012464492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)779875253
Label
A Chinese life, written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn779875253
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
691 pages
Isbn
9781906838553
Lccn
2012464492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)779875253

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