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Author Lee, Chang-rae
Title A gesture life / Chang-rae Lee
Imprint New York : Riverhead Books, 1999
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib 2F  813.54 L5106ge 1999    AVAILABLE    30500100969222
Descript 356 p. ; 23 cm
Note The secret life of a Japanese-American pharmacist in a small town in New York. On the surface a model of propriety and serenity, he is torn by memories of his service in the Japanese army in World War II and the comfort woman he loved and could not save. By the author of Native Speaker
Subject Japanese Americans -- Fiction
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- Fiction
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Fiction
Koreans -- Japan -- Fiction
New York (State) -- Fiction
Psychic trauma -- Fiction
Comfort women -- Fiction
Adoptees -- Fiction
Retirees -- Fiction
Psychological fiction
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