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The Resource Snakeskin shamisen, Naomi Hirahara

Snakeskin shamisen, Naomi Hirahara

Label
Snakeskin shamisen
Title
Snakeskin shamisen
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Hirahara
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
When a close friend is found murdered shortly after winning a half-million dollars from a novelty slot machine, Japanese-American gardener Mas Arai discovers that a snakeskin shamisen, a traditional Okinawa musical instrument, could hold a clue to the killer's identity and follows a trail that leads from the streets of L.A. to Okinawa in pursuit of the truth. Original. 20,000 first printing
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Paperback Original Mystery, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
143907
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hirahara, Naomi
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.I76
LC item number
S63 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Mas Arai mystery
Series volume
#3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Japanese Americans
  • Gardeners
  • Gamblers
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Snakeskin shamisen, Naomi Hirahara
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm76167561
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large type ed.
Extent
383 p. (Large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781597223973
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006037907
System control number
(OCoLC)76167561
Label
Snakeskin shamisen, Naomi Hirahara
Publication
Control code
ocm76167561
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large type ed.
Extent
383 p. (Large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781597223973
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006037907
System control number
(OCoLC)76167561

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