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Kiku's prayer : a novel

作者: Shūsaku Endō
出版商: New York, NY : Columbia University Press, ©2013.
叢書: Weatherhead books on Asia.
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Kiku's Prayer is told through the eyes of Kiku, a self-assured young woman from a rural Japanese village who falls in love with Seikichi, a devoted Catholic man. Practicing a faith still banned by the government, Seikichi is imprisoned but refuses to recant under torture. Kiku's efforts to reconcile her feelings for Seikichi's religion with the sacrifices she makes to free him mirror the painful, conflicting choices  再讀一些...
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類型/形式: Religious fiction
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History
Historical fiction
提及的人: A Andrae
資料類型: 小說
文件類型 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Shūsaku Endō
ISBN: 9780231162821 0231162820 9780231530835 0231530838
OCLC系統控制編碼: 794366432
語言註釋: Translated from the Japanese.
註釋: "This translation is dedicated to the memory of Hondō Shun (1936-1997) a kind and gentle man who was nothing like his namesake in this novel."
描述: viii, 312 pages ; 24 cm.
内容: Machine generated contents note: Mitsu and Kiku --
Searcher --
Nagasaki --
Road Is Long --
Temple of the Southern Barbarians --
Day of Hope --
Spies --
Battles in the Dark --
Contest --
Heavy Rain --
Chance Encounter --
Setting of the Sun --
Reunion --
Separation --
Crowd --
Tsuwano --
Maruyama --
Valley of Pain --
Two Kinds of Love --
Man Named Ito --
Blessed and the Unblessed --
Otome Pass --
Third Winter --
Snow. And the Blessed Mother --
Going Home.
叢書名: Weatherhead books on Asia.
責任: Endo Shusaku ; translated by Van C. Gessel.

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A beautifully faithful and rich depiction of 19th century Japan. Book Junkie Joint Deftly plotted and well researched, the novel is tinged with affection for Nagasaki -- Joseph S. O'Leary The Japan 再讀一些...

 
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