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The Resource The white book, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean by Deborah Smith

The white book, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean by Deborah Smith

Label
The white book
Title
The white book
Statement of responsibility
Han Kang ; translated from the Korean by Deborah Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
Sixty-five short interconnected chapters portray humanity and all its suffering and resiliency
Member of
Summary
An exploration of personal grief, conveyed through the prism of the color white, finds a nameless writer grappling with a haunting family tragedy involving the infancy death of her older sister
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10661918
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Han, Kang
Dewey number
895.735
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Korean
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Deborah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suffering
  • Resilience (Personality trait)
  • Korean fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The white book, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean by Deborah Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000062232301
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
161 pages
Isbn
9781846276958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1020604572
Label
The white book, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean by Deborah Smith
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000062232301
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
161 pages
Isbn
9781846276958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1020604572

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