The Resource Zhu Mao, Mark Sweet

Zhu Mao, Mark Sweet

Label
Zhu Mao
Title
Zhu Mao
Statement of responsibility
Mark Sweet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1984, architect Scott Warren goes to Wudangshan in China on a scholarship to study Daoist buildings, just at the time when liberalisation is occurring and Chinese people have new freedoms. While there, he studies martial arts and makes some important friendships. Twenty-three years later, he returns to the same town, bringing his dead wife's ashes back to China. As he re-meets people he knew. Scott confronts painful memories, and we learn how his youth and political naivety led to his friend's death and marriage to his friend's wife. Now, he threatens to repeat his mistakes when he becomes involved with activists and embroiled in political danger once again"--Publishers information
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
NZ823.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Zhu Mao, Mark Sweet
Label
Zhu Mao, Mark Sweet
Publication
Note
A novel
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A novel. -"In 1984, architect Scott Warren goes to Wudangshan in China on a scholarship to study Daoist buildings, just at the time when liberalisation is occurring and Chinese people have new freedoms. While there, he studies martial arts and makes some important friendships. Twenty-three years later, he returns to the same town, bringing his dead wife's ashes back to China. As he re-meets people he knew. Scott confronts painful memories, and we learn how his youth and political naivety led to his friend's death and marriage to his friend's wife. Now, he threatens to repeat his mistakes when he becomes involved with activists and embroiled in political danger once again"--Publishers information
Control code
13753083
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781869694791
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) RO571896
  • (NLNZils)1500504
  • (Nz)13753083
  • (OCoLC)747234188

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