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Matsuoka, Takashi

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Works: 14 works in 86 publications in 8 languages and 3,021 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  Love stories 
Classifications: PS3613.A84, 813.6
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Publications about Takashi Matsuoka
Publications by Takashi Matsuoka
Most widely held works by Takashi Matsuoka
Cloud of sparrows by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
27 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,468 libraries worldwide
In Japan in 1861, Lord Genji, a young nobleman with a gift for prophecy, joins forces with two Christian missionaries, a mysterious geisha, and a legendary swordsman to embark on a harrowing odyssey toward an ultimate battle
Autumn bridge by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and German and held by 970 libraries worldwide
In fourteenth-century Japan, a woman sits by the window of the highest tower of Cloud of Sparrows Castle, awaiting her fate as enemies prepare to overrun the castle and setting down on a scroll a tale that links past, present, and future
Cloud of sparrows by Takashi Matsuoka( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
A Japanese lord with the gift of prophecy must prepare with his friends for a final battle
Autumn bridge by Takashi Matsuoka( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
It's the year 1311. A woman sits in the highest tower of Could of Sparrows Castle, watching out the window as enemies gather below. While calmly awaiting her fate, she writes an extraordinary tale on a scroll: the secret history of the Okumichi clan, the gift of prophecy they share, and the destiny that awaits them
Terugkeer van de samoerai by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 70 libraries worldwide
In het Japan van de 19e eeuw vertaalt een Amerikaanse zendelinge geschriften uit 1311 die o.a. voorspellingen bevatten over gebeurtenissen zo'n 500 jaar later. Vervolg op: 'Samoerai'
Samoerai by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Dutch and held by 59 libraries worldwide
In 1861 worden Amerikaanse zendelingen en een jonge Japanse aristocraat geconfronteerd met een web van intriges en gewelddadigheden
Nube di passeri by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Italian and held by 28 libraries worldwide
La profezia della dama Shizuka by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Italian and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Samouraï : roman by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman historique
El honor del Samurái by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Chmara wrȯbli by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in Polish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Osenniĭ most by Takashi Matsuoka( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Autumn bridge by Takashi Matsuoka( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In the mid-19th-century, the inheritor of his clan's visionary power to see the future is Lord Genji, a powerful samurai warlord who favours western style modernization for Japan but faces fierce opposition from the antiforeigner element. Compounding his political troubles is his love affair with an American missionary, Emily Gibson, who has been in Japan for six years, doing her missionary work, trying to hide her feelings for Genji, and translating a series of mysterious scrolls recounting the history of the clan. As she reads the scrolls, she discovers inexplicable references to her own life and her association with Genji's family. Some descriptions of sex, some violence. 2004
Autumn bridge by Takashi Matsuoka( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
In the mid-19th-century, the inheritor of his clan's visionary power to see the future is Lord Genji, a powerful samurai warlord who favours western style modernization for Japan but faces fierce opposition from the antiforeigner element. Compounding his political troubles is his love affair with an American missionary, Emily Gibson, who has been in Japan for six years, doing her missionary work, trying to hide her feelings for Genji, and translating a series of mysterious scrolls recounting the history of the clan. As she reads the scrolls, she discovers inexplicable references to her own life and her association with Genji's family
 
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Alternative Names
Macuoka, Takaši
Takashi Matsuoka.
Мацуока, Такаси
מצואקה, טקאשי
松岡節
Languages
English (62)
Spanish (8)
Italian (7)
French (2)
Polish (2)
Dutch (2)
German (1)
Russian (1)
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