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The Resource War trash : a novel, Ha Jin

War trash : a novel, Ha Jin

Label
War trash : a novel
Title
War trash
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ha Jin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Captured by enemy forces, Yu Yuan, a Chinese army officer serving in Korea in 1951, takes on the role of interpreter due to his proficiency in English, a role that places him in a conflict between his fellow prisoners and their captors
Summary
Captured by enemy forces, Yu Yuan, a Chinese army officer serving in Korea in 1951, takes on the role of interpreter due to his proficiency in English, a role that places him in a conflict between his fellow prisoners and their captors
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
  • PEN-Faulkner Award, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
127577
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jin, Ha
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Chinese fiction
  • Prisoners of war
  • Translators
  • Prisoners
  • Chinese fiction
  • Prisoners of war
  • Translators
  • Korea
Target audience
adult
Label
War trash : a novel, Ha Jin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-352)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Compound 72 on Koje Island
  • 6.
  • Father Woodworth
  • 7.
  • Betrayal
  • 8.
  • Dinner
  • 9.
  • Before the Screening
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Screening
  • 11.
  • Compound 602
  • 12.
  • Staging A Play
  • 13.
  • Unusual Request
  • 14.
  • Test
  • Crossing the Yalu
  • 15.
  • Meeting with Mr. Park
  • 16.
  • Meeting with General Bell
  • 17.
  • Abduction of General Bell
  • 18.
  • After the Victory
  • 19.
  • Apprehension of Commissar Pei
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • Arrival at Cheju Island
  • 21.
  • Communication and Study
  • 22.
  • Pei Code
  • 23.
  • Visit of a Young Woman
  • 24.
  • Raising the National Flag
  • Our Collapse South of the Thirty-Eighth Parallel
  • 25.
  • Another Sacrificed Life
  • 26.
  • Kill!
  • 27.
  • Talk with Captain Larsen
  • 28.
  • Entertainment and Work
  • 29.
  • Surprise
  • 3.
  • 30.
  • Final Order
  • 31.
  • At the Reregistration
  • 32.
  • Back to Cheju
  • 33.
  • Confusion
  • 34.
  • Good Companion
  • Three Months of Guerrilla Life
  • 35.
  • In the Demiltarized Zone
  • 36.
  • Different Fate
  • 4.
  • Dr. Greene
Control code
ocm60245710
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International edition.
Extent
viii, 352 pages
Isbn
9781400075799
Lccn
2005275251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)60245710
Label
War trash : a novel, Ha Jin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-352)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Compound 72 on Koje Island
  • 6.
  • Father Woodworth
  • 7.
  • Betrayal
  • 8.
  • Dinner
  • 9.
  • Before the Screening
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Screening
  • 11.
  • Compound 602
  • 12.
  • Staging A Play
  • 13.
  • Unusual Request
  • 14.
  • Test
  • Crossing the Yalu
  • 15.
  • Meeting with Mr. Park
  • 16.
  • Meeting with General Bell
  • 17.
  • Abduction of General Bell
  • 18.
  • After the Victory
  • 19.
  • Apprehension of Commissar Pei
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • Arrival at Cheju Island
  • 21.
  • Communication and Study
  • 22.
  • Pei Code
  • 23.
  • Visit of a Young Woman
  • 24.
  • Raising the National Flag
  • Our Collapse South of the Thirty-Eighth Parallel
  • 25.
  • Another Sacrificed Life
  • 26.
  • Kill!
  • 27.
  • Talk with Captain Larsen
  • 28.
  • Entertainment and Work
  • 29.
  • Surprise
  • 3.
  • 30.
  • Final Order
  • 31.
  • At the Reregistration
  • 32.
  • Back to Cheju
  • 33.
  • Confusion
  • 34.
  • Good Companion
  • Three Months of Guerrilla Life
  • 35.
  • In the Demiltarized Zone
  • 36.
  • Different Fate
  • 4.
  • Dr. Greene
Control code
ocm60245710
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International edition.
Extent
viii, 352 pages
Isbn
9781400075799
Lccn
2005275251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)60245710

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