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Author: Chang-rae Lee
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A clash of ethnic and professional loyalties is the subject of this novel. The protagonist is a Korean-American who works for a private intelligence service and is assigned to spy on a rising Korean-American politician. To blow the whistle on a fellow ethnic would hurt his tribe, on the other hand there is his professional reputation to consider.
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Genre/Form: Spy stories
Fiction
Spy fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lee, Chang-rae.
Native speaker.
New York : Riverhead Books, ©1995
(OCoLC)623767423
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chang-rae Lee
ISBN: 1573220019 9781573220019 9780143124306 0143124307 9781573225311 1573225312
OCLC Number: 31012779
Awards: American Book Award, 1995
Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award for best first novel, 1995
Oregon Book Award for Fiction, 1995.
Description: 324 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Chang-rae Lee.

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A clash of ethnic and professional loyalties is the subject of this novel. The protagonist is a Korean-American who works for a private intelligence service and is assigned to spy on a rising Korean-American politician. To blow the whistle on a fellow ethnic would hurt his tribe, on the other hand there is his professional reputation to consider.

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