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The Resource A Chinese life, written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin

A Chinese life, written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin

Label
A Chinese life
Title
A Chinese life
Statement of responsibility
written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"An autobiography in graphic-novel form, A Chinese Life traces a remarkable personal journey through modern history, from the creation of the People's Republic of China in 1949 to the present day. Working in close collaboration with writer Philippe Ôtié, artist Li Kunwu has created a timely and compelling memoir of state and self that is at once epic and intimate, comic and tragic, in scope" -- p. [4] of cover
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Li, Kunwu
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French edition
LC call number
DS778.K86
LC item number
A3 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ôtié, Philippe
  • Gauvin, Edward
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Li, Kunwu
  • China
  • China
  • China
Label
A Chinese life, written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin
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
Control code
ocm779875253
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
691 pages
Isbn
9781906838553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)779875253
  • (Sirsi) a1172995
Label
A Chinese life, written by Philippe Ôtié and Li Kunwu ; illustrated by Li Kunwu ; translated by Edward Gauvin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm779875253
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
691 pages
Isbn
9781906838553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)779875253
  • (Sirsi) a1172995

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