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Author Lee, Chang-rae.

Title On such a full sea / Chang-rae Lee.

Publication Info. New York : Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA), 2014.
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 95th Street Adult Fiction  F LEE    DUE 08-28-20
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Description 352 pages ; 23 cm
Summary In a future, long-declining America, society is strictly stratified by class. Long-abandoned urban neighborhoods have been repurposed as highwalled, self-contained labor colonies. The members of the labor class are descendants of those brought over en masse many years earlier from environmentally ruined provincial China. In this world lives Fan, a female fish-tank diver, who leaves her home in the B-Mor settlement when the man she loves mysteriously disappears. Fan's journey to find him takes her out of the safety of B-Mor, through the anarchic Open Counties where crime is rampant with scant governmental oversight and to a faraway charter village in a quest that will soon become legend to those she left behind.
Subject Chinese Americans -- Fiction.
Women fishers -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Fiction.
Regression (Civilization) -- Fiction.
Social stratification -- Fiction.
Missing persons -- Fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Fiction.
Genre Dystopias.
ISBN 9781594486104 (hc.)
1594486107 (hc.)
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