Grass for my pillow / Saiichi Maruya ; translated by Dennis Keene.
First published in Japanese in 1966, the debut novel of the critically acclaimed author of Singular Rebellion is an unusual portrait of a deeply taboo subject in twentieth-century Japanese society: resistance to the draft in World War II. In 1940 Shokichi Hamada is a conscientious objector who dodge...
New York, N.Y. :
Columbia University Press,
|Series:||Pacific Basin Institute book.