The Resource The stolen bicycle, Wu Ming-Yi ; translated from the Mandarin by Darryl Sterk

The stolen bicycle, Wu Ming-Yi ; translated from the Mandarin by Darryl Sterk

Label
The stolen bicycle
Title
The stolen bicycle
Statement of responsibility
Wu Ming-Yi ; translated from the Mandarin by Darryl Sterk
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
"On a quest to explain how and why his father mysteriously disappeared twenty years ago, a writer embarks on an epic journey in search of a stolen bicycle and soon finds himself immersed in the strangely overlapping histories of the Japanese military during World War II, Lin Wang, the oldest elephant who ever lived, and the secret world of antique bicycle collectors in Taiwan. The result is a surprising and moving meditation on memory, loss, and the bonds of family."--
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Publisher's description
Cataloging source
YDX
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1971-
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Wu, Ming-Yi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Mandarin
Literary form
fiction
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Sterk, Darryl
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  • Missing persons
  • Families
  • Bicycles
  • Fathers and sons
  • Taiwan
  • Taiwan
  • Taiwan
Target audience
adult
Label
The stolen bicycle, Wu Ming-Yi ; translated from the Mandarin by Darryl Sterk
Instantiates
Publication
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
Extent
376 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781925498554
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 432259
  • (HPL)286177
  • 432259
Label
The stolen bicycle, Wu Ming-Yi ; translated from the Mandarin by Darryl Sterk
Publication
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
Extent
376 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781925498554
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 432259
  • (HPL)286177
  • 432259

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