The Harmony Silk Factory

The Harmony Silk Factory

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Joseph Conrad, W. Somerset Maugham, and Anthony Burgess have shaped our perceptions of Malaysia. In Tash Aw, we now have an authentic Malaysian voice that remaps this literary landscape.

The Harmony Silk Factory traces the story of textile merchant Johnny Lim, a Chinese peasant living in British Malaya in the first half of the twentieth century. Johnny's factory is the most impressive structure in the region, and to the inhabitants of the Kinta Valley Johnny… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Riverhead (February 07, 2006)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 416 pages

File size: 360 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Whitbread Book Award for First Novel 2005 winner

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