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Title The cape : and other stories from the Japanese ghetto / Kenji Nakagami ; translated, with a preface and an afterword, by Eve Zimmerman.
Author Nakagami, Kenji, author.
Publication Berkeley, California : Stone Bridge Press, 2008.
Copyright date ©1999
Edition [Stone Bridge fiction edition].
Description xiii, 186 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Note "Originally published in Japan as Misaki ("The Cape," 1975), Kataku ("House on Fire," 1975), and Akagami ("Red Hair," 1978)"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The cape -- House on fire -- Red hair.
Note Translated from the Japanese.
Reissue of edition originally published in 1999.
Summary A collection of stories on Japan's burakumin, former slaves considered tainted by impure blood.
Subject Nakagami, Kenji -- Translations into English.
Japan -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Buraku people -- Japan -- Fiction.
Genre Short stories.
Addl. Author Zimmerman, Eve, translator.
Addl. Title Short stories. Selections. English. 2008
ISBN 9781933330433 (pbk.) :
1933330430 (pbk.)

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