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Author: Ha Jin
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage International edView all editions and formats
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"In -- The New York Times Book Review "Subtle and complex--his best work to date. A moving meditation on the effects of time upon love."--Los Angeles Times "A simple love story that transcends cultural barriers--. From the idyllic countryside to the small towns in northeast China, Jin's depictions are filled with an earthy poetic grace--. Jin's account of daily life in China is convincing and rich in detail."--The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable e-Books
Fiction
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 99021334
(OCoLC)182615444
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ha Jin
ISBN: 9780375726958 0375726950 9781407021355 1407021354 9781407021348 1407021346
OCLC Number: 244574124
Notes: Originally published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1999.
Description: 1 online resource (308 pages)
Responsibility: Ha Jin.

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"In -- The New York Times Book Review "Subtle and complex--his best work to date. A moving meditation on the effects of time upon love."--Los Angeles Times "A simple love story that transcends cultural barriers--. From the idyllic countryside to the small towns in northeast China, Jin's depictions are filled with an earthy poetic grace--. Jin's account of daily life in China is convincing and rich in detail."--The Chicago Tribune "Compassionate, earthy, robust, and wise, WaitingWho's Irish? "A remarkable love story. Ha Jin's understanding of the human heart and the human condition transcends borders and time. Waiting From the Trade Paperback edition.

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A classic folktale...an extraordinary novel * Independent * Beautiful and compelling * Daily Mail * Dreamy and beautifully written... Reading it will take you into a different world altogether * Read more...

 
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