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The Resource Encounter : a novel of nineteenth-century Korea, by Hahn Moo-Sook ; translated by Ok Young Kim Chang

Encounter : a novel of nineteenth-century Korea, by Hahn Moo-Sook ; translated by Ok Young Kim Chang

Label
Encounter : a novel of nineteenth-century Korea
Title
Encounter
Title remainder
a novel of nineteenth-century Korea
Statement of responsibility
by Hahn Moo-Sook ; translated by Ok Young Kim Chang
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
This historical novel, Encounter (Mannam), by Hahn Moo-Sook, one of Asia's most honored writers, is a story of the resilience in the Korean spirit. It is told through the experiences of Tasan, a high-ranking official and foremost Neo-Confucian scholar at the beginning of the nineteenth century. Because of Tasan's fascination with Western learning, then synonymous with Catholicism, he is exiled to a remote province for 18 years. In banishment he meets people from various social and religious backgrounds-Buddhist monks, peasants, shamans-whom he would not otherwise have met. The events of Tasan'
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Han, Mu-suk
Dewey number
895.7/34
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL992.26.M8
LC item number
M3613 1992eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Voices from Asia
Series volume
5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chŏng, Yag-yong
  • Chŏng, Ha-sang
  • Korea
  • Chŏng, Ha-sang
  • Chŏng, Yag-yong
  • Languages & Literatures
  • East Asian Languages & Literatures
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Korea
Label
Encounter : a novel of nineteenth-century Korea, by Hahn Moo-Sook ; translated by Ok Young Kim Chang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Mannam
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword: Saints, Sages, and the Novelist's Art; Principal Characters in Encounter; 1. "Admonition on the Transitory"; 2. Betrayal; 3. Partings; 4. Shaman's Daughter; 5. True Principles of Catholicism; 6. Sowing; 7. Pondering; 8. The Winter Solstice Mission: Journey to Peking; 9. Embrace; 10. Encounter; MAPS; A Yi dynasty map of Korea; Korea in the Yi dynasty; Seoul in the nineteenth century
Control code
44954430
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520911086
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2t2s
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44954430
Label
Encounter : a novel of nineteenth-century Korea, by Hahn Moo-Sook ; translated by Ok Young Kim Chang
Publication
Note
Translation of: Mannam
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword: Saints, Sages, and the Novelist's Art; Principal Characters in Encounter; 1. "Admonition on the Transitory"; 2. Betrayal; 3. Partings; 4. Shaman's Daughter; 5. True Principles of Catholicism; 6. Sowing; 7. Pondering; 8. The Winter Solstice Mission: Journey to Peking; 9. Embrace; 10. Encounter; MAPS; A Yi dynasty map of Korea; Korea in the Yi dynasty; Seoul in the nineteenth century
Control code
44954430
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520911086
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2t2s
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44954430

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