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5 edition of Memories of silk and straw found in the catalog.

Memories of silk and straw

a self-portrait of small-town Japan

by JunКѕichi Saga

  • 87 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Kodansha International in Tokyo, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Villages -- Japan -- Case studies.,
  • Tsuchiura-shi (Japan) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Tsuchiura-shi (Japan) -- Biography.,
  • Tsuchiura-shi (Japan) -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Tsuchiura no sato.

    StatementJunichi Saga ; translated by Garry O. Evans ; illustrated by Susumu Saga.
    ContributionsEvans, Garry O.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination258 p. :
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15318827M
    ISBN 104770014880, 0870119885
    LC Control Number86045724

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