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A gesture life

Author: Chang-rae Lee
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The secret life of a Japanese-American pharmacist in a small town in New York. On the surface a model of propriety and serenity, he is torn by memories of his service in the Japanese army in World War II and the comfort woman he loved and could not save. By the author of Native Speaker.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chang-rae Lee
ISBN: 1573221465 9781573221467
OCLC Number: 41488613
Awards: Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, 2000.
Description: 356 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Chang-rae Lee.

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The secret life of a Japanese-American pharmacist in a small town in New York. On the surface a model of propriety and serenity, he is torn by memories of his service in the Japanese army in World War II and the comfort woman he loved and could not save. By the author of Native Speaker.

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