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The Resource The Old Woman With the Knife, Byeong-Mo, Gu ; translated by Chi-Young Kim

The Old Woman With the Knife, Byeong-Mo, Gu ; translated by Chi-Young Kim

Label
The Old Woman With the Knife
Title
The Old Woman With the Knife
Statement of responsibility
Byeong-Mo, Gu ; translated by Chi-Young Kim
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
Hornclaw is a sixty-five-year-old female contract killer who is considering retirement. A fighter who has experienced loss and grief early on in life, she lives in a state of self-imposed isolation, with just her dog, Deadweight, for company.While on an assassination job for the 'disease control' company she works for, Hornclaw makes an uncharacteristic error, causing a sequence of events that brings her past well and truly into the present. hreatened with sabotage by a young male upstart and battling new desires and urges when she least expects them, Hornclaw steels her resolve, demonstrating that no matter their age, the female of the species is always more deadly than the male
Cataloging source
VFRK
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Byeong-Mo, Gu
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Korean
Literary form
non fiction
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Kim, Chi-Young
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female assassins
  • Ageing
  • Older women
  • Murder for hire
  • Assassins
  • Korea (South)
Label
The Old Woman With the Knife, Byeong-Mo, Gu ; translated by Chi-Young Kim
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Jamobook, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000071209673
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
281 pages
Isbn
9781838856434
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
jb2022009693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1302336524
Label
The Old Woman With the Knife, Byeong-Mo, Gu ; translated by Chi-Young Kim
Publication
Note
Originally published: Jamobook, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000071209673
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
281 pages
Isbn
9781838856434
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
jb2022009693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1302336524

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