Item description for Despojos De Guerra/ War Trash by Ha Jin & Noemi Sobregues...
Overview In 1951, when a small division of the Chinese army strikes against South Korea, the young official Yu Yuan must leave it all behind to partake in an uncertain war that becomes an unending nightmare, and which he will be able to escape only as a POW of the United States Army.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6" Height: 9" Weight: 0.6 lbs.
Release Date Jul 30, 2007
ISBN 8483103796 ISBN13 9788483103791
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More About Ha Jin & Noemi Sobregues
Ha Jinleft his native China in 1985 to attend Brandeis University. He is the author of the internationally bestselling novel Waiting, which won the PEN/Faulkner Award and the National Book Award, and War Trash, which won the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, and was a Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize; the story collections The Bridegroom, which won the Asian American Literary Award, Under the Red Flag, which won the Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction, and Ocean of Words, which won the PEN/Hemingway Award; the novels The Crazed and In the Pond; and three books of poetry. His latest novel, A Free Life is his first novel set in the United States. He lives in the Boston area and is a professor of English at Boston University.
War Trash, The Crazed, The Bridegroom, Waiting, In the Pond, and Ocean of Words are available in paperback from Vintage Books.
Ha Jin currently resides in Boston, in the state of Massachusetts. Ha Jin was born in 1956.