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Sword and blossom : a British officer's enduring love for a Japanese woman

Author: Peter Pagnamenta; Momoko Williams; Robert Ian Mackenzie; Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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"This true story is drawn from the more than 800 letters a British officer and his Japanese lover exchanged over four decades. Arthur Hart-Synnot, a third-generation British officer, was sent to Japan in 1904 to learn the language of Britain's newest ally. Masa Suzuki, a beautiful Japanese woman scorned because of an early divorce, worked at the Tokyo Officers' Club. The two fell immediately in love and conceived a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
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Biography
Named Person: Arthur Henry Seton Hart-Synnot; Masako Suzuki; Arthur Henry Seton Hart-Synnot; Masako Suzuki
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Pagnamenta; Momoko Williams; Robert Ian Mackenzie; Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 9781429425551 1429425555
OCLC Number: 77536209
Notes: Audio file.
Title from image of compact disc container on Web page (viewed Jan. 5, 2007).
Previously released on compact disc, 2006.
Performer(s): Narrated by Robert Ian Mackenzie.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (12.5 hr.))
Responsibility: by Peter Pagnamenta and Momoko Williams.

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"This true story is drawn from the more than 800 letters a British officer and his Japanese lover exchanged over four decades. Arthur Hart-Synnot, a third-generation British officer, was sent to Japan in 1904 to learn the language of Britain's newest ally. Masa Suzuki, a beautiful Japanese woman scorned because of an early divorce, worked at the Tokyo Officers' Club. The two fell immediately in love and conceived a son before Arthur was whisked away by the military during WWI. Though Arthur would only see Masa little, he supported his Japanese family and kept alive the hope that he and Masa could live together blissfully."

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