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Snow falling on cedars

Author: David Guterson
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1995.
Series: Vintage contemporaries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage contemporaries edView all editions and formats
San Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But in 1954 a local fisherman is found suspiciously drowned, and a Japanese American named Kabuo Miyamoto is charged with his murder. In the course of the ensuing trial, it becomes clear that what is at stake is more than a man's guilt. For on San Pedro, memory grows as thickly as cedar trees and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Legal stories
Belletristische Darstellung
Historias legales
Novela estadounidense
Legal fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Guterson, David.
Snow falling on cedars.
New York : Vintage Books, 1995
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Guterson
ISBN: 067976402X 9780679764021 0747520968 9780747520962 0747522669 9780747522669 9781408891414 1408891417 9780613014366 0613014367 9780780794870 0780794877
OCLC Number: 32167372
Performer(s): Read by Peter Marinker.
Awards: Pen/Faulkner Award, 1995.
American Booksellers Association Book of the Year Award, 1996.
Description: xiii, 460 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Series Title: Vintage contemporaries.
Responsibility: David Guterson.
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A young fisherman is found dead in the nets of his boat off an island in the Pacific Northwest. The novel tells of love and war and the ways men and women struggle for survival and redemption.  Read more...


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