White chrysanthemum

Book
Published 2018
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Summary:

Korea, 1943, under Japanese occupation: As a haenyeo, a female diver of the sea, Hana enjoys an independence that few other Koreans can still claim. Until the day she saves her younger sister from a Japanese soldier and is herself captured and transported to Manchuria. There she is forced to become a 'comfort woman' in a Japanese military brothel. South Korea, 2011: Emi has spent more than sixty years trying to forget the sacrifice her sister made. Seeing the healing of her children and her country, can Emi move beyond the legacy of war to find forgiveness?-- Adapted from book jacket.

ISBN:
9780735214446
0735214441
Edition:
First G.P. Putnam's Sons trade paperback edition.
Description:
300 pages : map ; 21 cm
Notes:
Includes a conversation with Mary Lynn Bracht and a discussion guide.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-300).
LCCN:
2019296640
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