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Brazil-Maru

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita; Susan Straight
Publisher: Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of an idealistic band of Japanese immigrants, who arrive in Brazil in 1925 to carve a utopia out of the jungle. The dream of creating a new world, the cost of idealism, the symbiotic tie between a people and the land they settle, and the changes demanded by a new generation, all collide in this multigenerational saga.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Yamashita, Karen Tei, 1951-
Brazil-Maru.
Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, 2017
(DLC) 2016057044
(OCoLC)971129652
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Tei Yamashita; Susan Straight
ISBN: 9781566895033 1566895030
OCLC Number: 1006504199
Notes: Reprint with new introduction. First edition published by Coffee House Press in 1992. Introduction by Susan Straight added 2017.
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 244 pages)
Responsibility: Karen Tei Yamashita ; with an introduction by Susan Straight.

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Japanese immigrants in Brazil build an isolated communal settlement in the rain forest, prey to the charisma of one man.  Read more...

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