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The garlic ballads : a novel / Mo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt.

Mo, Yan, 1955- (Author). Goldblatt, Howard, 1939- (Added Author).
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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial FIC MO, YAN (Text) 33946002692676 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781611457070
  • ISBN: 1611457076
  • Physical Description: 290 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub., [2012]

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General Note:
"This work was originally published in China in different form by Writers Publishing House, Beijing, 1988."--T.p. verso
Summary, etc.:
In China, the tragic romance of farmer Gao Ma and Fang Jijnu, the pregnant woman who elopes with him. It is told against the background of the 1988 garlic farmers' revolt, protesting corrupt officialdom in Paradise County. By the author of Red Sorghum.
Language Note:
Translated from the Chinese.
Awards Note:
Nobel Prize in Literature, 2012
Subject: Garlic growers > China > Fiction.
Farmers > China > Fiction.
Political prisoners > China > Fiction.
China > Fiction.
Mo, Yan, 1955- > Translations into English.
Genre: Political fiction.

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