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The Resource Strange stones : dispatches from East and West, Peter Hessler

Strange stones : dispatches from East and West, Peter Hessler

Label
Strange stones : dispatches from East and West
Title
Strange stones
Title remainder
dispatches from East and West
Statement of responsibility
Peter Hessler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Full of unforgettable figures and an unrelenting spirit of adventure, "Strange Stones" is a far-ranging, thought-provoking collection of Hessler's best reportage--a dazzling display of the powerful storytelling, shrewd cultural insight, and a warm sense of humor
Summary
Showcasing his unrivaled range as a storyteller, the bestselling author, writing as both native and knowledgeable outsider in two very different regions, shares his experiences living in both Asia and the United States, revealing a surprising overlap between apparently opposing cultures
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10180599
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
915.104/611092
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS712
LC item number
.H4587 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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dispatches from East and West
Label
Strange stones : dispatches from East and West, Peter Hessler
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
Contents
A Rat in My Soup -- Hutong Karma -- Walking the Wall -- The Dirty Game -- Beach Summit -- Boomtown Girl -- Underwater -- The Uranium Widows -- Strange Stones -- All Due Respect -- When You Grow Up -- Four Accidents -- Home and Away -- The Home Team -- Car Town -- Chinese Barbizon -- Go West -- Dr. Don
Control code
ocn795758026
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 354 pages
Isbn
9780062206237
Lccn
2012032099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)795758026
Label
Strange stones : dispatches from East and West, Peter Hessler
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Rat in My Soup -- Hutong Karma -- Walking the Wall -- The Dirty Game -- Beach Summit -- Boomtown Girl -- Underwater -- The Uranium Widows -- Strange Stones -- All Due Respect -- When You Grow Up -- Four Accidents -- Home and Away -- The Home Team -- Car Town -- Chinese Barbizon -- Go West -- Dr. Don
Control code
ocn795758026
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 354 pages
Isbn
9780062206237
Lccn
2012032099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)795758026

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