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A Gesture Life
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Granta Books
Publication date February 11, 2000
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781862073401
ISBN-10 1862073406
Original list price $16.45
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A Gesture Life is a haunting, compelling exploration of the Japanese experience of the Second World War, and the fate of their 'comfort women'.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9781573221467 Book cover for 9781587242878 Book cover for 9781862073371
 
Large print edition from Wheeler Pub Inc (December 1, 2002)
9781587242878 | details & prices | 452 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Franklin Hata, a Japanese man of Korean birth living in suburban New York, seems on the surface to be living a quiet and harmonious life, but he remains tormented by his wartime love for a Korean comfort woman.
from Granta Books (February 3, 2000)
9781862073371 | details & prices | 368 pages | List price $27.95
from Riverhead Books (September 1, 1999)
9781573221467 | details & prices | 356 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 1.50 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $23.95
About: Franklin Hata, a Japanese man of Korean birth living in suburban New York, seems on the surface to be living a quiet and harmonious life, but he remains tormented by his wartime love for a Korean comfort woman
Paperback
Book cover for 9781573228282 Book cover for 9781862073401
 
from Riverhead Books (October 1, 2000)
9781573228282 | details & prices | 356 pages | 5.75 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $16.00
About: Franklin Hata, a Japanese man of Korean birth living in suburban New York, seems on the surface to be living a quiet and harmonious life, but he remains tormented by his wartime love for a Korean comfort woman.
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from Granta Books (February 11, 2000)
9781862073401 | details & prices | List price $16.45
About: A Gesture Life is a haunting, compelling exploration of the Japanese experience of the Second World War, and the fate of their 'comfort women'.

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