Le Colonial

Le Colonial : A Novel

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Voyaging to 1774 Annam, the exotic south China region that came to be known as Vietnam, three missionaries find their dreams of colonial glory dissolving in their discoveries of the area's sophisticated culture, violent instability, and predisposition to natural disaster. 15,000 first printing.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 322 pages
  • 154.9 x 241.3 x 30.5mm | 521.64g
  • Little, Brown & Company
  • Little, Brown and Company
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 0316285013
  • 9780316285018
  • 2,045,476

Review quote

""Under the swoosh of the story itself lie backdrops crafted so exquisitely that their silver blades and lanterns gleam long after the drama fades from view."show more

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2 19% (10)
1 4% (2)
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