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Snow falling on cedars

Author: David Guterson
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2009, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1954 a fisherman is found dead in the nets of his boat, and a local Japanese-American man is charged with his murder. In the course of his trial, it becomes clear that what is at stake is more than one man's guilt. For on San Piedro, memories grow as thickly as cedar trees and the fields of ripe strawberries - memories of a charmed love affair between a white boy and a Japanese girl; memories of land desired,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Legal stories
Suspense fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Guterson
ISBN: 9781408801406 140880140X
OCLC Number: 861326059
Description: 404 p. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: David Guterson.
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'This is classic whodunnit territory but Guterson's fiercely intelligent and moving novel is far more than a murder mystery ... Guterson has written a novel about the human condition that Read more...

 
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