skip to content
Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel

Author: Jamie Ford
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
When artifacts from Japanese families sent to internment camps during World War II are uncovered during renovations at a Seattle hotel, Henry Lee embarks on a quest that leads to memories of growing up Chinese in a city rife with anti-Japanese sentiment.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamie Ford
ISBN: 9780345505330 : HRD 0345505336 : HRD
OCLC Number: 501138537
Description: 290 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jamie Ford.

Abstract:

When artifacts from Japanese families sent to internment camps during World War II are uncovered during renovations at a Seattle hotel, Henry Lee embarks on a quest that leads to memories of growing up Chinese in a city rife with anti-Japanese sentiment.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/501138537> # Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "501138537" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.6/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Place/washington_state> ; # Washington (State)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Place/seattle_wash> ; # Seattle (Wash.)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204940> ; # Washington (State)--Seattle.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/981441> ; # Japanese Americans
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Topic/large_type_books> ; # Large type books
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Topic/widowers> ; # Widowers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Topic/japanese_americans_evacuation_and_relocation_1942_1945> ; # Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921899> ; # Fathers and sons
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Topic/fathers_and_sons> ; # Fathers and sons
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174932> ; # Widowers
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1801850> ; # Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Event/1942_1945> ; # 1942-1945
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:LargePrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2009" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Person/ford_jamie> ; # Jamie Ford
   schema:datePublished "2009" ;
   schema:description "When artifacts from Japanese families sent to internment camps during World War II are uncovered during renovations at a Seattle hotel, Henry Lee embarks on a quest that leads to memories of growing up Chinese in a city rife with anti-Japanese sentiment."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/138003323> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel"@en ;
   schema:productID "501138537" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/501138537#PublicationEvent/new_york_ballantine_books_2009> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Agent/ballantine_books> ; # Ballantine Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780345505330> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/501138537> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Agent/ballantine_books> # Ballantine Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Ballantine Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Person/ford_jamie> # Jamie Ford
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ford" ;
   schema:givenName "Jamie" ;
   schema:name "Jamie Ford" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Place/seattle_wash> # Seattle (Wash.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Seattle (Wash.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Place/washington_state> # Washington (State)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Washington (State)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/138003323#Topic/japanese_americans_evacuation_and_relocation_1942_1945> # Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
    a schema:Intangible ;
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008105985> ;
   schema:name "Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174932> # Widowers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Widowers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204940> # Washington (State)--Seattle.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Washington (State)--Seattle." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1801850> # Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921899> # Fathers and sons
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Fathers and sons"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/981441> # Japanese Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Japanese Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780345505330>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0345505336" ;
   schema:isbn "9780345505330" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.