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The Resource Native speaker, Chang-rae Lee

Native speaker, Chang-rae Lee

Label
Native speaker
Title
Native speaker
Statement of responsibility
Chang-rae Lee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A clash of ethnic and professional loyalties is the subject of this novel. The protagonist is a Korean-American who works for a private intelligence service and is assigned to spy on a rising Korean-American politician. To blow the whistle on a fellow ethnic would hurt his tribe, on the other hand there is his professional reputation to consider
Summary
Henry Park, a Korean-American private spy, is challenged by a new assignment to investigate a rising politician, but the secrets he uncovers threaten his cultural identity and his relationship with his wife
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, 1996.
  • Oregon Book Awards, Fiction Award, 1995.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1996.
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Awards note
  • American Book Award, 1995
  • Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award for best first novel, 1995
  • Oregon Book Award for Fiction, 1995.
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040083
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lee, Chang-rae
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E3347
LC item number
N38 1995
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Korean Americans
  • Aliens
  • Spy stories
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Native speaker, Chang-rae Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780143124306
Lccn
94032241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31012779
  • (OCoLC)ocm31012779
  • 568103
Label
Native speaker, Chang-rae Lee
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780143124306
Lccn
94032241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31012779
  • (OCoLC)ocm31012779
  • 568103

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