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Comfort woman

Author: Nora Okja Keller
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 1998. ©1997
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Korean woman's life as a sex slave for the Japanese during World War II. The novel is narrated in part by the mother, in part by her American daughter who is a newspaper reporter in Hawaii. Not until her mother's death did the daughter learn what terrible experiences lay behind the screams her mother uttered in her dreams. A first novel by a Korean-American.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nora Okja Keller
ISBN: 0140263357 9780140263350
OCLC Number: 38748869
Description: 213,13 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Nora Okja Keller.

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A Korean woman's life as a sex slave for the Japanese during World War II. The novel is narrated in part by the mother, in part by her American daughter who is a newspaper reporter in Hawaii. Not until her mother's death did the daughter learn what terrible experiences lay behind the screams her mother uttered in her dreams. A first novel by a Korean-American.

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