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Memoirs of a geisha : a novel

Author: Arthur Golden
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nitta Sayuri, a young Japanese woman who was taken from her home at the age of nine and sold into slavery as a geisha, discovers a rare opportunity for freedom when the outbreak of World War II forces an end to the only life she has ever known.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Golden
ISBN: 0375726047 9780375726040
OCLC Number: 308874463
Description: 503 p. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Arthur Golden.

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Nitta Sayuri, a young Japanese woman who was taken from her home at the age of nine and sold into slavery as a geisha, discovers a rare opportunity for freedom when the outbreak of World War II forces an end to the only life she has ever known.

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