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Gai-Jin : the epic novel of the birth of modern Japan

Author: James Clavell; John Rafter Lee; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publisher: [Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., [2015] ℗2015
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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The heir to the magnificent English trading company, the Noble House; the direct descendant of the first Toranaga Shogun, battling to usher his country into the modern age; a beautiful young Frenchwoman forever torn between ambition and desire--their lives intertwine in an exotic land newly open to foreigners, gai-jin, and torn apart by greed, idealism, and terrorism. Their passions mingle with monarchs and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: James Clavell; John Rafter Lee; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ISBN: 9781504602105 1504602102
OCLC Number: 900865633
Notes: Compact discs.
"Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container.
Performer(s): Read by John Lee.
Description: 40 audio discs (50 hr., 17 min.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by James Clavell.

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The heir to the magnificent English trading company, the Noble House; the direct descendant of the first Toranaga Shogun, battling to usher his country into the modern age; a beautiful young Frenchwoman forever torn between ambition and desire--their lives intertwine in an exotic land newly open to foreigners, gai-jin, and torn apart by greed, idealism, and terrorism. Their passions mingle with monarchs and diplomats, assassins, courtesans, and spies. Their fates collide in James Clavell's masterpiece set in nineteenth-century Japan--an unforgettable epic seething with betrayal and secrets, brutality and heroism, love and forbidden passions.

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