The Resource The gentleman from Japan : an Inspector O novel, James Church

The gentleman from Japan : an Inspector O novel, James Church

Label
The gentleman from Japan : an Inspector O novel
Title
The gentleman from Japan
Title remainder
an Inspector O novel
Statement of responsibility
James Church
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Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Under the guise of machinery for making dumplings, a Spanish factory near Barcelona is secretly producing a key component in the production of nuclear weapons. When information finds its way to the inboxes of Western intelligence agencies that this "dumpling maker" is meant for North Korea, orders go out that the shipment must be stopped. Either the machine must be disabled while still in the factory, or the transportation route must be discovered so the equipment can be intercepted before it reaches its destination. An old friend recruits Inspector O to assist in the complex operation designed to disrupt the plans for shipping the machine. Carefully planted bits of information and bizarre events have led both the Spanish factory and those trying to intercept the machine to conclude that Japanese criminal organizations are involved in buying and transporting the "dumpling" machine in order to hide the involvement of North Korea. A flurry of murders puts the focus on the northeast Chinese city of Yanji, near the border with North Korea, where O's nephew Major Bing is the chief of State Security. Bing has his own problems dealing with a corrupt local mayor who is out for his head, coping with a new deputy who cannot be trusted, and figuring out why a Chinese gangster he's worked for years to chase away has suddenly returned. Church―hailed as "the equal of le Carré" by Publishers Weekly--takes O deep into a maze of cracked mirrors that hide the exits from a deadly double-blind in his most elaborate mystery yet
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1947-
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Church, James
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
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not applicable
LC call number
PS3603.H88
LC item number
G46 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Feodor Chin
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Chin, Feodor
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  • Korea (North)
  • Terrorism
  • Conspiracies
  • Conspiracies
  • Employees
  • Terrorism
  • Korea (North)
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Label
The gentleman from Japan : an Inspector O novel, James Church
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn965543572
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 23 min., 07 sec.))
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unknown
Form of item
online
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not applicable
Isbn
9781504756860
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
76B730B7-F40C-447D-BE3E-31B1F374497E
System control number
(OCoLC)965543572
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Label
The gentleman from Japan : an Inspector O novel, James Church
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn965543572
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 23 min., 07 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504756860
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
76B730B7-F40C-447D-BE3E-31B1F374497E
System control number
(OCoLC)965543572
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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