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    Because of the rain: a selection of Korean zen poems  

    U.S.A.
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    2005
    / Literature - Korean literature - Classics
    This selection of Korean Zen poems, spanning twelve centuries, distils the essence of Korean Buddhism. The poets range from Great Master Wonhyo (617-686), the founder of Korean Buddhism, to Choeui...
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    Among the flowering reeds: Classic Korean Poems Written in Chinese

    U.S.A.
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    2003
    / Literature - Korean literature - Classics
    Up until the 17th century, the bulk of Korean poetry was written in Chinese, the language of poets, scholars and monks. This anthology includes 100 poems spanning over 1000 years. Lovers of Chinese...
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    A sketch of the fading sun

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    1999
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Three short stories and a novella look at the lives of Korean women and the impact of the Korean War and the division of their country on their lives. A young woman beginning a medical practice, a...
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    The snowy road and other stories

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    1993
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Six stories by authors who have won the Korean People's Literary Award deal with ordinary people and families during the Korean War
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    Shrapnel and Other Stories

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    2002
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    This collection of stories by noted contemporary Korean writer Dong-ha Lee reflect the ordinary lives of people who have lived through the extraordinary struggles brought about by the Korean War and...
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    One human family and other stories

    U.S.A.
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    2008
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    The devastating hold the Korean War still has on the ordinary citizens of South Korea is revealed here in a novella and four short stories. Although the war happened many years ago, old animosities...
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    Brother enemy: poems of the Korean War

    2002
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary poetry
    These poems, written during and following the Korean War, reflect the reality of living in a country torn in half by political ideologies. Comparable to the Civil War in that it pitted brother...
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    Echoing Song: contemporary Korea Women Poets

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    2005
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary poetry
    This first comprehensive anthology of modern Korean women's poetry in English demonstrates the originality and variety of the twenty poets whose work is presented. Each poet is represented with a...
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    Strong winds at Mishi Pass

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    2001
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary poetry
    Tong-Gyu Hwang is recognised as one of the most important poets in contemporary South Korea. The book draws work from his three most recent books.
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    Woman on the terrace

    U.S.A.
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    2007
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary poetry
    Moon Chung-hee is a poet of wild nature, vigorous energy, and sparking passion.

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