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Author Ma, Jian, 1953-

Title Beijing coma / Ma Jian ; translated from the Chinese by Flora Drew.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Adult Fiction - FPLY-13  FICTION JIAN    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL First Floor - KKBB-2  FIC JIAN    AVAILABLE
 Yorkville PL Adult Fiction - YKBB-4  F JIA    AVAILABLE
Edition First American edition.
Description 586 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2008.
Summary Awakening after a decade of unconsciousness, former Tiananmen Square protester Dai Wei learns that his mother had sold one of his kidneys to finance his care, and that the China he knew has undergone radical change.
Subject College students -- China -- Political activity -- Fiction.
Coma -- Patients -- China -- Fiction.
Social change -- China -- Fiction.
China -- History -- Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989 -- Fiction.
China -- Social conditions -- 1976-2000 -- Fiction.
Added Author Drew, Flora.
ISBN 9780374110178

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