The Resource Gai-Jin

Gai-Jin

Label
Gai-Jin
Title
Gai-Jin
Statement of responsibility
James Clavell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The heir to the magnificent English trading company, the Noble House...the direct descendant of the first Toranaga Shogun battling to usher his country into the modern age...a beautiful young French woman forever torn between ambition and desire...Their lives intertwine in an exotic land newly open to foreigners, gai-jin, torn apart by greed, idealism, and terrorism. Their passions mingle with monarchs and diplomats, assassins, courtesans and spies. Their fates collide in James Clavell's latest masterpiece set in nineteenth-century Japan–an unforgettable epic seething with betrayal and secrets, brutality and heroism, love and forbidden passions...
Member of
Summary
In 1860, Gai-Jin, foreigners, have arrived to do business with the Japanese. The mighty Struan shipping empire, Noble House, has built a base in Yokohama and the new Tai-Pan stands ready to take over. He finds he must fight Japanese and foreigners, to keep and build his family's fortune
Storyline
Tone
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020406
Cataloging source
HCO
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1924-1994
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Clavell, James
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Asian saga
Series volume
0003
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Romance
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel of Japan
Label
Gai-Jin
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1fcd3ff5-2af6-4ae4-bb7c-9d7bec9e30a8
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307485335
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Gai-Jin
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1fcd3ff5-2af6-4ae4-bb7c-9d7bec9e30a8
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780307485335
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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