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Snow falling on cedars

Author: David Guterson
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Washington State, the trial of Kabuo Miyomoto, a Japanese-American fisherman accused of murdering another fisherman, Carl Heine. The prosecution charges the murder was committed as revenge for the Heine family taking Miyomoto's land at the outbreak of World War II and the novel traces the different reaction of the white and yellow communities. By the author of The Country Ahead of Us, the Country Behind.
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Genre/Form: Legal stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Guterson
ISBN: 0151001006 9780151001002 0151004439 9780151004430 067976402X 9780679764021
OCLC Number: 29910859
Description: x, 345 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: David Guterson.
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A powerful tale of the Pacific Northwest in the 1950s, reminiscent of To Kill a Mockingbird. Courtroom drama, love story, and war novel, this is the epic tale of a young Japanese-American and the man  Read more...

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"Compelling . . . heart-stopping. Finely wrought, flawlessly written."-the New York Times Book Review "Luminous . . . a beautifully assured and full-bodied novel [that] becomes a tender examination Read more...

 
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