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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • China

Subjects:

  • Chinese American families -- Fiction.,
  • Chinese American women -- Fiction.,
  • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Women immigrants -- Fiction.,
  • Women -- China -- Fiction.,
  • China -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnams, 2001.

StatementAmy Tan.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1971 vol. 16
The Physical Object
Pagination403 p. ;
Number of Pages403
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3281679M
ISBN 100804114986
LC Control Number2003558641
OCLC/WorldCa48886519

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