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Fires on the plain

Author: Shōhei Ōoka
Publisher: Tokyo : Tuttle, 1967
Series: Tut books.; L
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Tuttle edView all editions and formats
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As the might of the Imperial Japanese Army is crumbling, so too are the tenuous ties with human society held by a sensitive soldier of World War II.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shōhei Ōoka
ISBN: 0804813795 9780804813792
OCLC Number: 17518416
Description: vi, 246 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Tut books.; L
Other Titles: Nobi.
Responsibility: Shohei Ooka ; translated from the Japanese by Ivan Morris.

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"Written with precise skill and beautifully controlled power. The translation by Ivan Morris is outstanding." --The New York Times

 
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