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My very last possession and other stories

Author: Wan-sŏ Pak; Kyŏng-ja Chŏn
Publisher: Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stories from Korea. In Thus Ended My Days Watching over the House, a woman feels liberated when police take away her domineering husband on suspicion of a crime, A Certain Barbarity is on toilets as a symbol of success, and in Granny Flowers in Those Heartless Days, an older woman offers sex to American troops to save the village virgins from being deflowered.
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Pak, Wan-sŏ, 1931-
My very last possession and other stories.
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©1999
(DLC) 99010681
(OCoLC)40602869
Named Person: Wan-sŏ Pak; Wan-sŏ Pak
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wan-sŏ Pak; Kyŏng-ja Chŏn
ISBN: 0585238278 9780585238272
OCLC Number: 44954471
Notes: "An east gate book."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 220 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: She knows, I know, and heaven knows --
Butterfly of illusion --
Farewell at Kimpo Airport --
Mr. Hong's medals --
Thus ended my days of watching over the house --
A certain barbarity --
Encounter at the airport --
Granny Flowers in those heartless days --
Three days in that autumn --
My very last possession.
Responsibility: by Pak Wanso ; translated and edited by Kyung-Ja Chun.

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An anthology of ten short stories by one of Korea's foremost living writers. The literary world of Pak explores the moral ambiguities inherent in Korea's society today and encourages the reader to  Read more...

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