The Resource The headmaster's wager, Vincent Lam

The headmaster's wager, Vincent Lam

Label
The headmaster's wager
Title
The headmaster's wager
Statement of responsibility
Vincent Lam
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Compulsive gambler and womanizer Percival Chen is the headmaster of the most respected English school in Saigon and fiercely proud of his Chinese heritage. Percival is accustomed to bribing government officials, but he faces the limits of his connections and wealth when his son gets into trouble with the Vietnamese authorities and Percival is forced to send him away. He finds solace in a new lover and the son they have together, but his newfound happiness is affected by the war that is encroaching into his world
Cataloging source
CaOONL
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Lam, Vincent
Dewey number
FIC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • School principals
  • Chinese
  • Fathers and sons
  • Gambling
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Label
The headmaster's wager, Vincent Lam
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
393 pages
Isbn
9780385661454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
1461365
Label
The headmaster's wager, Vincent Lam
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
393 pages
Isbn
9780385661454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
1461365

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