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White chrysanthemum / Mary Lynn Bracht.

Bracht, Mary Lynn, (author.).

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  • 12 of 32 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

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2 current holds with 32 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Bracht (Text) 36626103895280 2nd Floor New Adult Checked out 04/12/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780735214439
  • ISBN: 0735214433
  • Physical Description: 305 pages : map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, [2018]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [303]-305)
Summary, etc.: Korea, 1943. Hana has lived her entire life under Japanese occupation. As a haenyeo, a female diver of the sea, she enjoys an independence that few other Koreans can still claim. Until the day Hana 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. But haenyeo are women of power and strength. She will find her way home. South Korea, 2011. Emi has spent more than sixty years trying to forget the sacrifice her sister made, but she must confront the past to discover peace. Seeing the healing of her children and her country, can Emi move beyond the legacy of war to find forgivenessSuspenseful, hopeful, and ultimately redemptive, White Chrysanthemum tells a story of two sisters whose love for each other is strong enough to triumph over the grim evils of war.- Summary taken from Goodreads.
Subject: Sisters > Fiction.
Comfort women > Korea > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Women > Korea > Fiction.
Korea > History > Japanese occupation, 1910-1945 > Fiction.
Genre: War stories.
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