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The Resource The flowers of war, Geling Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Nicky Harman

The flowers of war, Geling Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Nicky Harman

Label
The flowers of war
Title
The flowers of war
Statement of responsibility
Geling Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Nicky Harman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
This short novel is based on true events that took place during the Nanking Massacre in 1937 when the Japanese invaded the Chinese city. It tells the story of an American missionary who, for a few terrifying days, finds himself sheltering a group of schoolgirls, prostitutes and wounded Chinese soldiers in the compound of his church
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Yan, Geling
Dewey number
  • 895.1'352
  • 895.1352
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Nanking Massacre, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937
  • Americans
Label
The flowers of war, Geling Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Nicky Harman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2012
Control code
9780099569626
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
249 p.
Isbn
9780099569626
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The flowers of war, Geling Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Nicky Harman
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2012
Control code
9780099569626
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
249 p.
Isbn
9780099569626
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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