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Author: Takashi Matsuoka
Publisher: New York : Delta Trade Paperbacks, 2004, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Delta trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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It is the dawn of the New Year, 1861. After two centuries of isolation, Japan has been forced to open its doors to the West, igniting a clash of cultures and generations. And as foreign ships threaten to rain destruction on the Shogun's castle in Edo, a small group of American missionaries has chosen this time to spread the word of their God.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Takashi Matsuoka
ISBN: 0385338503 9780385338509
OCLC Number: 56079371
Description: viii, 405 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Takashi Matsuoka.

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It is the dawn of the New Year, 1861. After two centuries of isolation, Japan has been forced to open its doors to the West, igniting a clash of cultures and generations. And as foreign ships threaten to rain destruction on the Shogun's castle in Edo, a small group of American missionaries has chosen this time to spread the word of their God.

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