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The star & other Korean short stories

Author: Agnita Tennant
Publisher: London ; New York : Kegan Paul International ; Paris : Unesco Pub., 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of eight stories set in Korea. The story, My Father's Land, by Im Chol-woo, is a tale of war, while Yang Guija's The Poet of Wonmi-Dong is on a non-conformist woman.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Star & other Korean short stories.
London ; New York : Kegan Paul International ; Paris : Unesco Pub., 1996
(OCoLC)605098944
Online version:
Star & other Korean short stories.
London ; New York : Kegan Paul International ; Paris : Unesco Pub., 1996
(OCoLC)608352731
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Agnita Tennant
ISBN: 0710305338 9780710305336 9231032178 9789231032172
OCLC Number: 33334908
Description: xiv, 141 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The star / Yoo Jai-yong --
My father's land / Im Chol-woo --
A thin line / Yoo Keumho --
The guest / Choi Hak --
She knows, I know and God knows but ... / Park Wan-suh --
Why the silkworm does not leave its cocoon / Yoon Chongmo --
The poet of Wonmi-dong / Yang Guija --
Snowy road / Yi Chong-jun.
Other Titles: Star and other Korean short stories
Responsibility: translated from the Korean by Agnita Tennant.
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Consists of eight short stories, all of which concern the human condition. The stories are based around two characteristics of the Korean people - powerful family bonds and nostalgia for the past.  Read more...

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