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I Hotel : [a novel]

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Beginning in 1968, a motley cast of students, laborers, artists, revolutionaries, and provocateurs from San Francisco's Chinatown make their way through the history of the day, becoming caught in a riptide of politics and passion, clashing ideologies and personal turmoil that culminate in their effort to save the International Hotel--epicenter of the Yellow Power Movement.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Tei Yamashita
ISBN: 9781566892391 1566892392
OCLC Number: 456178254
Awards: National Book Award Finalist for Fiction, 2010.
Description: 613 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1968 : eye hotel --
1969 : I spy hotel --
1970 : "I" hotel --
1971 : aiiieeeee! hotel --
1972 : inter-national hotel --
1973 : int'l hotel --
1974 : I-migrant hotel --
1975 : internationale hotel --
1976 : ai hotel --
1977 : I-hotel.
Responsibility: Karen Tei Yamashita.
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