Gail Tsukiyama - 1996 - 211 Seiten
Shortly before World War II, a Chinese man, sent to Japan to recover from tuberculosis, meets a lovely Japanese girl and four older residents, in a story of passion and sacrifice
James Albert Michener - 1994 - 646 Seiten
American journalist Norman Clay's assignment in Mexico leads him to uncover his fascinating Mexican ancestry, set against the backdrop of 1,500 years of the country's history
Taeko Kono - 1998 - 266 Seiten
Disquieting stories exploring women's freedom & bondage in post-WWII Japan.
James Albert Michener - 1974 - 384 Seiten
The stories upon which the Broadway musical "South Pacific" is based explore the people and beauty of the Pacific's Coral Islands as seen though the eyes of a young naval ...
William Inge - 1955 - 77 Seiten
Blending strong drama with moments of bright comedy, this eloquent and moving play explores the growing discord between a stern, hard-working rancher and his ne'er-do-well ...
James Albert Michener - 1982 - 622 Seiten
Engineer Stanley Mott, astronomy student John Pope, naval hero Norman Grant, and rocket engineer Dieter Kolff serve as principals in the forty-year history of America's space ...