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Author Lee, Chang-rae.
Title A gesture life / Chang-rae Lee.
Imprint New York : Riverhead Books, 1999.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PZ4.L43325 Ge 1999    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PZ4.L43325 Ge 1999    AVAILABLE  
Subject Japanese Americans -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Fiction.
Koreans -- Japan -- Fiction.
Psychic trauma -- Fiction.
Comfort women -- Fiction.
Adoptees -- Fiction.
Retirees -- Fiction.
New York (State) -- Fiction.
Description 356 pages ; 23 cm
Summary 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.
ISBN 1573221465 (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 41488613