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A gesture life / Chang-rae Lee.

Lee, Chang-rae. (Author).


The secret life of a Japanese-American pharmacist in a small town in New York. On the surface a model of propriety and serenity, he is torn by memories of his service in the Japanese army in World War II and the comfort woman he loved and could not save. By the author of Native Speaker.

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  • ISBN: 1573221465 (acidfree paper)
  • Physical Description: 356 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 1999.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Women > Korea > Fiction.
Japanese Americans > New York (State) > Fiction.
Japanese Americans > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Women > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Korea > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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