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The Resource Cries in the drizzle : a novel, Yu Hua ; translated and with a preface by Allan H. Barr

Cries in the drizzle : a novel, Yu Hua ; translated and with a preface by Allan H. Barr

Label
Cries in the drizzle : a novel
Title
Cries in the drizzle
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Yu Hua ; translated and with a preface by Allan H. Barr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
This novel depicts a family's life in the Zhejiang province of Maoist China during the 1970s. At both the core and outskirts of the family is narrator Sun Guanglin, a middle son who is given up for adoption and returns, five years later at age 12, after tragedy befalls his adoptive family. The narrative flits between time and space to create the landscape of Sun Guanglin's youth
Member of
Summary
The middle of three sons, Sun Guanglin feels out of place in his family's home, especially when his father sends him away to live with strangers at the age of six, but upon his return at the age of twelve, the family house burns to the ground, setting inmotion a fateful series of events
Theme
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200027
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yu, Hua
Dewey number
895.1/352
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barr, Allan Hepburn
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True
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  • Boys
  • Outcasts
  • China
  • China
  • Cultural Revolution (China : 1966-1976)
  • Boys
  • Manners and customs
  • Outcasts
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
Cries in the drizzle : a novel, Yu Hua ; translated and with a preface by Allan H. Barr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocn104878666
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor books ed.
Extent
viii, 304 pages
Isbn
9780307279996
Lccn
2007012170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)104878666
Label
Cries in the drizzle : a novel, Yu Hua ; translated and with a preface by Allan H. Barr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocn104878666
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor books ed.
Extent
viii, 304 pages
Isbn
9780307279996
Lccn
2007012170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)104878666

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