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The Resource A gesture life, Chang-rae Lee

A gesture life, Chang-rae Lee

Label
A gesture life
Title
A gesture life
Statement of responsibility
Chang-rae Lee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The secret life of a Japanese-American pharmacist in a small town in New York. On the surface a model of propriety and serenity, he is torn by memories of his service in the Japanese army in World War II and the comfort woman he loved and could not save. By the author of Native Speaker
Summary
Franklin Hata, a Japanese man of Korean birth living in suburban New York, seems on the surface to be living a quiet and harmonious life, but he remains tormented by his wartime love for a Korean comfort woman
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2000.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
Awards note
Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
040082
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E3347
LC item number
G4 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
A gesture life, Chang-rae Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm41488613
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781573221467
Lccn
99028382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)41488613
Label
A gesture life, Chang-rae Lee
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm41488613
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781573221467
Lccn
99028382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)41488613

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