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The Resource Human acts : a novel, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith

Human acts : a novel, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith

Label
Human acts : a novel
Title
Human acts
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
Follows the aftermath of a young boy's shocking death during a violent student uprising as told from the perspectives of the event's victims and their loved ones
Member of
Summary
Follows the aftermath of a young boy's shocking death during a violent student uprising as told from the perspectives of the event's victims and their loved ones
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10547895
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Han, Kang
Dewey number
895.73/5
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
PL992.26.K36
LC item number
S6613 2016
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Deborah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democratization
  • Korea (South)
Target audience
adult
Label
Human acts : a novel, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • English translation of Korean title: Sonyŏn i onda ("The Boy is Coming")
  • "This translation originally published, in slightly different form, in Great Britain by Portobello Books, London"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781101906729
Lccn
2016002979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 937062129
  • (OCoLC)937062129
Label
Human acts : a novel, Han Kang ; translated from the Korean and introduced by Deborah Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • English translation of Korean title: Sonyŏn i onda ("The Boy is Coming")
  • "This translation originally published, in slightly different form, in Great Britain by Portobello Books, London"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781101906729
Lccn
2016002979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 937062129
  • (OCoLC)937062129

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