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The Resource Human acts, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith

Human acts, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith

Label
Human acts
Title
Human acts
Statement of responsibility
Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
Follows the aftermath of a young boy's shocking death during a violent student uprising as told from the perspectives of the event's victims and their loved ones
Member of
Summary
Follows the aftermath of a young boy's shocking death during a violent student uprising as told from the perspectives of the event's victims and their loved ones
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10547895
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Han, Kang
Dewey number
895.73/5
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
PL992.26.K36
LC item number
S6613 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Deborah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democratization
  • Political fiction
  • Korea (South)
Target audience
adult
Label
Human acts, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • English translation of Korean title: Sonyŏn i onda ("The Boy is Coming")
  • "This translation originally published, in slightly different form, in Great Britain by Portobello Books, London"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781101906729
Lccn
2016002979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)937062129
  • (OCoLC)ocn937062129
  • 520667
Label
Human acts, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • English translation of Korean title: Sonyŏn i onda ("The Boy is Coming")
  • "This translation originally published, in slightly different form, in Great Britain by Portobello Books, London"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781101906729
Lccn
2016002979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)937062129
  • (OCoLC)ocn937062129
  • 520667

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