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One morning like a bird, Andrew Miller

Label
One morning like a bird
Title
One morning like a bird
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Miller
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tokyo, 1940. As Japan's war with China escalates, Yuji Takano, a young man so far spared fighting by ill-health, clings to his calm, cultured life - the company of friends, evenings of French conversation at the home of the trader, Monsieur Feneon, the days of writing and contemplation enabled by an allowance from his father." "But the world begins to close in on Yuji. His father loses his professorship over a comment about the Emperor, the allowance is scrapped and, with the nation heading towards conflict with the Allies, conscription threatens. Then there is Monsieur Feneon's nineteen-year-old daughter, Alissa, a girl with firm ideas about what she wants. Yuji finds himself faced by some hard decisions just when he can't count on others, for they are struggling to save themselves." "Andrew Miller tells a timeless story about growing up and growing free of self-delusions, about following the heart and having the courage to choose what is right. Vividly evoking its setting, he also draws a portrait of a bygone Tokyo and of Japan at a critical juncture in its history."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6063.I3564
LC item number
O67 2008
Literary form
novels
One morning like a bird, Andrew Miller
Label
One morning like a bird, Andrew Miller
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
12234844
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Dimensions
23 cm.
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Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780340952153
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2008277842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
100505237
System control number
  • (Sirsi) TAU145726
  • (OCoLC)230989513
  • (BNAtoc)B1851012
  • (Nz)12234844

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