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Author: Ha Jin
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Captured by enemy forces, Yu Yuan, a Chinese army officer serving in Korea in 1951, takes on the role of interpreter due to his proficiency in English, a role that places him in a conflict between his fellow prisoners and their captors.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jin, Ha, 1956-
War trash.
New York : Pantheon Books 2004
(OCoLC)645918367
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ha Jin
ISBN: 0375422765 9780375422768
OCLC Number: 54529825
Awards: PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, 2005.
Description: viii, 352 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Crossing the Yalu --
Our collapse south of the thirty-eighth parallel --
Three months of guerrilla life --
Dr. Greene --
Compound 72 on Koje Island --
Father Woodworth --
Betrayal --
A dinner --
Before the screening --
The screening --
Compound 602 --
Staging a play --
An unusual request --
A test --
Meeting with Mr. Park --
Meeting with General Bell --
The abduction of General Bell --
After the victory --
The apprehension of Commissar Pei --
Arrival at Cheju Island --
Communication and study --
The Pei code --
The visit of a young woman --
Raising the national flag --
Another sacrificed life --
Kill! --
A talk with Captain Larsen --
Entertainment and work --
A surprise --
The final order --
At the reregistration --
Back to Cheju --
Confusion --
A good companion --
In the demilitarized zone --
A different fate.
Responsibility: Ha Jin.
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Captured by enemy forces, Yu Yuan, a Chinese army officer serving in Korea in 1951, takes on the role of interpreter due to his proficiency in English, a role that places him in a conflict between his fellow prisoners and their captors.

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