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The Resource The boy who escaped paradise, J.M. Lee ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim

The boy who escaped paradise, J.M. Lee ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim

Label
The boy who escaped paradise
Title
The boy who escaped paradise
Statement of responsibility
J.M. Lee ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
  • A "story of the mysteries, truths, and deceptions that follow the odyssey of Ahn Gilmo, a young math savant, as he escapes from the most isolated country in the world and searches for the only family he has left"--Amazon.com
  • An unidentified body is discovered in New York City, with numbers and symbols written in blood near the corpse. Ahn GilƯmo, a North Korean national who interprets the world through numbers, formulas, and mathematical theories, is arrested on the spot. Previously incarcerated in a Korean political prison because his father was a secret Christian, Gilmo must now use his peculiar gifts to navigate the criminal world as he searches for the only family he has left. Angela, a CIA operative, is assigned to gain his trust and access his unique thought-process
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Yi, Chŏng-myŏng
Dewey number
895.73/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kim, Chi-Young
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Koreans
  • Murder
  • Autistic people
  • Savants (Savant syndrome)
  • Autistic people
  • Koreans
  • Murder
  • Savants (Savant syndrome)
  • United States
  • Korea
Label
The boy who escaped paradise, J.M. Lee ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Korean. Original title unavailable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-278)
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
ocn940362391
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9781681772523
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The boy who escaped paradise, J.M. Lee ; translated from the Korean by Chi-Young Kim
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Korean. Original title unavailable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-278)
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
ocn940362391
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9781681772523
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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