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The Resource The devil of Nanking, Mo Hayder

The devil of Nanking, Mo Hayder

Label
The devil of Nanking
Title
The devil of Nanking
Statement of responsibility
Mo Hayder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A young Englishwoman obsessed with an indecipherable past, Grey comes to Tokyo seeking a lost piece of film footage of the notorious 1937 Nanking Massacre, footage some say never existed. Only one man can help Grey. A survivor of the massacre, he is now a visiting professor at a university in Tokyo. But he will have nothing to do with her
  • So Grey accepts a job in an upmarket nightspot, where a certain gangster may be the key to gaining the professor's trust. An old man in a wheelchair surrounded by a terrifying entourage, the gangster is rumored to rely on a mysterious elixir for his continued health. Taut, gritty, sexy, and harrowing, The Devil of Nanking is an incomparable literary thriller set in one of the world's most fascinating cities-Tokyo
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
133332
Cataloging source
GYG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hayder, Mo
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hayder, Mo
  • British
  • Nanking Massacre, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937
  • Yakuza
Label
The devil of Nanking, Mo Hayder
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Advance reading copy.
Extent
363 pages
Isbn
9780802117946
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm57517041
  • OCoLC
Label
The devil of Nanking, Mo Hayder
Publication
Copyright
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
Advance reading copy.
Extent
363 pages
Isbn
9780802117946
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm57517041
  • OCoLC

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