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Author Nakagami, Kenji.
Uniform Title Selections. English. 2008
Title The cape : and other stories from the Japanese Ghetto / Kenji Nakagami ; translated, with a preface and an afterword, by Eve Zimmerman.
Published Berkeley, Calif. : Stone Bridge Press, 2008.
Book Cover

 Floor4  PL857.A3683 A28 2008    IN LIBRARY
Edition Stone Bridge fiction ed.
Description xiii, 186 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Note "Originally published in Japan as Misaki ("The Cape," 1975), Kataku ("House on Fire," 1975), and Akagami ("Red Hair," 1978)"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The cape -- House on fire -- Red hair.
Summary A collection of stories on Japan's burakumin, former slaves considered tainted by impure blood.
Language Translated from the Japanese.
Subject Nakagami, Kenji -- Translations into English.
Japan -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Genre Short stories.
Related Names Zimmerman, Eve.
Nakagami, Kenji. Misaki. English.
Nakagami, Kenji. Kataku. English.
Nakagami, Kenji. Akagami. English.
Collection Title Nippon Foundation.
ISBN 9781933330433 (pbk.)
1933330430 (pbk.)
OCLC number 174131411