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Author Jin, Ha, 1956-
Title Nanjing requiem / Ha Jin.
Published New York : Pantheon Books, c2011.
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Edition 1st ed.
Description 303 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Note Map on lining papers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary During the 1937 attack on Nanjing, American missionary and women's college dean Minnie Vautrin decides to remain at her school during a violent Japanese attack that renders the school a refugee center for ten thousand women and children.
Subject Women missionaries -- Fiction.
Americans -- China -- Fiction.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 -- China -- Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng) -- Fiction.
Nanjing, Battle of, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937 -- Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) in women -- Fiction.
Genre Historical fiction.
War stories.
Note Title on jacket: Nanjing requiem : a novel
ISBN 0307379760
9780307379764 (hbk.)
OCLC number 683247720