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The cook, the crook, and the real estate tycoon : a novel of contemporary China

Author: Zhenyun Liu; Howard Goldblatt; Sylvia Li-chun Lin
Publisher: New York : Arcade Publishing, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A darkly humorous novel of contemporary China. Liu Yuejin, a work site cook and small-time thief, searches for his stolen bag but finds another that contains a flash disk chronicling high-level corruption, which sets off a convoluted chase"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Liu, Zhenyun.
Cook, the crook, and the real estate tycoon
(DLC) 2015008545
(OCoLC)890181213
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Zhenyun Liu; Howard Goldblatt; Sylvia Li-chun Lin
ISBN: 9781628725520 1628725524
OCLC Number: 915984456
Language Note: Translated from Chinese.
Description: 1 online resource
Other Titles: Wo jiao Liu Yuejin.
Responsibility: Liu Zhenyun ; translated by Howard Goldblatt and Sylvia Li-chun Lin.

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