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Author Bracht, Mary Lynn, author.

Title White chrysanthemum / Mary Lynn Bracht.

Publication Info. New York, New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2018]
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 GDL Central Library Fiction    BRACHT,MAR    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Fiction    BRACHT,MAR    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC BRACHT,M    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Fiction    FIC BRACHT,M    Available
2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Description 305 pages : map ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-305).
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.
Subject Sisters -- Fiction.
Comfort women -- Korea -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Korea -- Fiction.
Korea -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1910-1945 -- Fiction.
Pearl divers -- Fiction.
Genre/Form War stories.
Historical fiction.
War fiction.
Other Form: Online version: Bracht, Mary Lynn, author. White chrysanthemum. New York, N.Y. : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2017 9780735214453 (DLC) 2017021889
ISBN 9780735214439 (hardcover)
0735214433 (hardcover)
9780735214453 (electronic book)
052552424X (L.P.; pbk.)
9780525524243 (L.P.; pbk.)

 
    
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