The Resource The garlic ballads, Mo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt

The garlic ballads, Mo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt

Label
The garlic ballads
Title
The garlic ballads
Statement of responsibility
Mo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The peasants of Paradise County in China have been eking out an existence virtually unchanged for hundreds of years, until a glut on the garlic market forces them to watch the crop that is their lifeblood wilt, rot and blacken in the fields
Member of
Summary
Three special relationships are set against the backdrop of a glut on the 1987 Chinese garlic market, which causes the crumbling of many Paradise County livelihoods and a rebellion against corrupt Communist officials
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
045659
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mo, Yan
Dewey number
895.1352
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Goldblatt, Howard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Garlic growers
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
The garlic ballads, Mo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This translation originally published: London : Hamish Hamilton, 1995
  • Translated from the Chinese
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9780413775313
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780413775313
  • (OCoLC)62307454
Label
The garlic ballads, Mo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt
Publication
Note
  • This translation originally published: London : Hamish Hamilton, 1995
  • Translated from the Chinese
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9780413775313
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780413775313
  • (OCoLC)62307454

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