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The Resource Nanjing requiem, Ha Jin

Nanjing requiem, Ha Jin

Label
Nanjing requiem
Title
Nanjing requiem
Statement of responsibility
Ha Jin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1937, with the Japanese poised to invade Nanjing, Minnie Vautrin -- an American missionary and the dean of Jinling Women's College -- decides to remain at the school, convinced that her American citizenship will help her safeguard the welfare of the chinese men and women who work there. She is mistaken. The school becomes a refugee camp for over ten thousand homeless women and children, and Vautrin must struggle to intercede on their behalf
Summary
During the 1937 attack on Nanjing, American missionary and women's college dean Minnie Vautrin decides to remain at her school during a violent Japanese attack that renders the school a refugee center for ten thousand women and children
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10011261
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jin, Ha
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3560.I6
LC item number
N36 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women missionaries
  • Americans
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • Nanjing, Battle of, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in women
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Nanjing requiem, Ha Jin
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn754518621
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
447 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611733143
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011039862
System control number
(OCoLC)754518621
Label
Nanjing requiem, Ha Jin
Publication
Control code
ocn754518621
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
447 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611733143
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011039862
System control number
(OCoLC)754518621

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