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Shogun: a novel of Japan

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Published by Atheneum in New York, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination1210 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25881240M
ISBN 100689105657

An invincible Japanese warlord. A beautiful woman torn between two ways of life. All brought together in an extraordinary saga aflame with passion, conflict, ambition, and the struggle for power. Here is the world-famous novel of Japan that is the earliest book in James Clavell’s masterly Asian saga. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. culture, inner-self, japan, psychology. 90 likes. Like “How beautiful life is and how sad! How fleeting, with no past and no future, only a limitless now.” ― , Shogun. 11 likes. Like.

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An invincible Japanese warlord. A beautiful woman torn between two ways of life. All brought together in an extraordinary saga aflame with passion, conflict, ambition, and the struggle for is the world-famous novel of Japan that is the earliest book in James Clavell’s masterly Asian saga.4/5(58). Get this from a library! Shōgun: a novel of Japan. [James Clavell] -- A narrative of conflicting cultures, loyalties, motivations, and traditions in early-seventeenth-century Japan, involving the powerful and powerhungry Lord Toranaga, the ambitious Englishman.


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