The coffin tree

a novel by Wendy Law-Yone

Publisher: Beacon Press in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 195 Downloads: 944
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Places:

  • Burma,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Burmese -- United States -- Fiction.,
  • Alienation (Social psychology) -- Fiction.,
  • Women immigrants -- Fiction.,
  • Burma -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Statementby Wendy Law-Yone.
GenreFiction.
SeriesAsian voices, Beacon paperback ;, 781
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.A862 C6 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination195 p. ;
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2407519M
ISBN 100807083011
LC Control Number87042848
OCLC/WorldCa16683355

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