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The Resource The Valley of Amazement, Amy Tan

The Valley of Amazement, Amy Tan

Label
The Valley of Amazement
Title
The Valley of Amazement
Statement of responsibility
Amy Tan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Violet Minturn, a half-Chinese/half-American courtesan who deals in seduction and illusion in Shanghai, struggles to find her place in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the choices she has made and the men who have shaped her
Member of
Summary
Violet Minturn, a half-Chinese/half-American courtesan who deals in seduction and illusion in Shanghai, struggles to find her place in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the choices she has made and the men who have shaped her
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2013
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10221835
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tan, Amy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.A48
LC item number
V35 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Art
  • Courtesans
  • Family secrets
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Kidnapping
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Shanghai (China)
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Valley of Amazement, Amy Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 589 pages
Isbn
9780062107312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 858872564
  • (OCoLC)858872564
Label
The Valley of Amazement, Amy Tan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 589 pages
Isbn
9780062107312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 858872564
  • (OCoLC)858872564

Library Locations

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      37.377573 -76.770995
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