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The Resource Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto

Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto

Label
Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography
Title
Chiang Yee
Title remainder
the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography
Statement of responsibility
Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of Chiang Yee, a renowned writer, artist, and worldwide traveler, best known for the Silent Traveller series--stories of England, the United States, Ireland, France, Japan, and Australia. It uncovers Yee's encounters with racial exclusion and immigration laws, displacement, exile, and the pain and losses he endured hidden behind a popular public image
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zheng, Da
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CT1828.C5273
LC item number
Z47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chiang, Yee
  • Chiang, Yee
  • Chinese American authors
  • Chinese American artists
  • Chinese
  • Chinese
  • Asian diaspora
  • Chinese in literature
  • China
  • Exiles' writings, English
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Asian diaspora
  • Chinese
  • Chinese American artists
  • Chinese American authors
  • Chinese in literature
  • Exiles' writings, English
  • Literature
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • China
  • England
  • United States
Label
Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Writings by Chiang Yee": pages 297-299
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: Chiang Yee as I Knew Him / Arthur C. Danto -- 1. Chinese Childhood -- 2. Revolutionary Era -- 3. Civil Servant -- 4. No Longer in Need of a Bench -- 5. "Another C. Y." -- 6. "The Thing Has Come at Last" -- 7. "My Own World" -- 8. Oxford Years -- 9. "My English Christmas" -- 10. To America -- 11. Americanized -- 12. "Invisible Pains" -- 13. Home -- 14. Family and Love -- 15. China Revisited -- 16. Homeward Bound -- Writings by Chiang Yee
Control code
326466272
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxvii, 314 pages, [12] pages of plates
Isbn
9780813546933
Lccn
2009020396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)326466272
Label
Chiang Yee : the silent traveller from the East : a cultural biography, Da Zheng ; foreword by Arthur C. Danto
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Writings by Chiang Yee": pages 297-299
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: Chiang Yee as I Knew Him / Arthur C. Danto -- 1. Chinese Childhood -- 2. Revolutionary Era -- 3. Civil Servant -- 4. No Longer in Need of a Bench -- 5. "Another C. Y." -- 6. "The Thing Has Come at Last" -- 7. "My Own World" -- 8. Oxford Years -- 9. "My English Christmas" -- 10. To America -- 11. Americanized -- 12. "Invisible Pains" -- 13. Home -- 14. Family and Love -- 15. China Revisited -- 16. Homeward Bound -- Writings by Chiang Yee
Control code
326466272
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxvii, 314 pages, [12] pages of plates
Isbn
9780813546933
Lccn
2009020396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)326466272

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