Talking to High Monks in the Snow: Asian-American Odyssey, An

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Harper Collins, Feb 17, 1993 - Biography & Autobiography - 288 pages
Winner of the 1991 PEN/Jerard Fund Award, Talking to High Monks in the Snow captures the passion and intensity of an Asian-American woman's search for cultural identity.
 

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A finely worded memoir of coming to terms with a Japanese heritage, by a Japanese-American who's a community-college counselor in Seattle. ``Feudal Japan floats around my mother,'' Minatoya writes ... Read full review

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Section 1
3
Section 2
15
Section 3
22
Section 4
31
Section 5
37
Section 6
49
Section 7
60
Section 8
67
Section 11
156
Section 12
160
Section 13
165
Section 14
172
Section 15
177
Section 16
195
Section 17
251
Section 18
266

Section 9
73
Section 10
135

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