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The silent cry

Author: 大江健三郎, 1935- ; Kenzaburō Ōe; John Bester
Publisher: Tokyo : Kodansha International, 1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Two brothers, Takashi and Mitsu, return from Tokyo to the village of their childhood. Selling their family home leads them to an inescapable confrontation with their family history. Their attempt to escape the influence of the city ends in failure as they realize that its tentacles extend to everything in the countryside, including their own relationship."--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Novels
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ōe, Kenzaburō, 1935-
Silent cry.
[Tokyo] : Kodansha International, [1974]
(OCoLC)646815068
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 大江健三郎, 1935- ; Kenzaburō Ōe; John Bester
ISBN: 0870112325 9780870112324 4770019653 9784770019653
OCLC Number: 1659875
Language Note: Text in English translated from the Japanese.
Notes: Translation of Manʼen gannen no futtōbōru.
Distributed in the United States by Harper & Row, New York.
Description: 274 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Manʼen gannen no futtobōru.
Responsibility: Kenzaburō Ōe ; translated by John Bester.

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"Two brothers, Takashi and Mitsu, return from Tokyo to the village of their childhood. Selling their family home leads them to an inescapable confrontation with their family history. Their attempt to escape the influence of the city ends in failure as they realize that its tentacles extend to everything in the countryside, including their own relationship."--Amazon.com.

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