Shot by both sides : a novel

ISBN: 9781582434339, 1582434336
OCLC Number: 213765951
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Meisei Goto
Translator: Tom Gill
Language: en
Publisher: Counterpoint
Publication Place: Berkeley, CA
English Publication Date: 2008
Notes: Japanese title: Hasamiuchi. A Japanese Literature Publishing Project selection.
Abstract: Standing on a Tokyo bridge waiting for a friend, Akaki, a middle-aged Japanese man, indulges in reminiscences that recall his arrival in Tokyo twenty years earlier, his childhood in northern Korea under Japanese rule, and the impact of the trauma of war.