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The silent cry

Author: 大江, 健三郎, ; Kenzaburō Ōe; John Bester
Publisher: Tokyo : Kodansha International ; New York : Kodansha International/USA, [1981] ©1974
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First paperback edition, 1981View all editions and formats
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Traces the uneasy relationship between two brothers who return to their ancestral home, a village in densely forested western Japan. While one brother tries to sort out the aftereffects of a friend's suicide and the birth of a disabled son, the other embarks on a quixotic mission to incite an uprising among the local youth.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ōe, Kenzaburō, 1935-
Silent cry.
Tokyo : Kodansha International ; New York : Kodansha International/USA, 1981, ©1974
(OCoLC)763103874
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 大江, 健三郎, ; Kenzaburō Ōe; John Bester
ISBN: 0870114662 9780870114663 9784770006547 4770006543
OCLC Number: 1387487
Notes: Translation of: Manʼen gannen no futtobōru.
Description: v, 274 pages ; 19 cm
Other Titles: Manʼen gannen no futtobōru.
Responsibility: Kenzaburo Oe ; translated by John Bester.

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A man in search of his identity becomes caught in a vortex of sexuality and violence.  Read more...

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