A rich, rare book that vividly depicts a community in which poverty and hardship are matched by simple satisfying pleasures. Filled with interesting characters, this book reads like a collection of short stories.
Title: Memories of Wind and Waves: A Self-Portrait of Lakeside Japan
Publisher: Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A., Kodansha Amer Inc: 2002
ISBN Number: 4770027583
ISBN Number 13: 9784770027580
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Seller ID: 102134
Description: Ex-library book with usual stickers, stamps, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 254 pages translated from Japanese in four sections: Takase Riverboats, Fisher Folk of Lake Kasumigaura, Village Life & Town Life.
Keywords: AGED JAPAN BIOGRAPHY SOCIAL LIFE,