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Books Books 1 - 5 of about 5 related to Shalom, Japan: A Sabra's Five Years in the Land of the Rising Sun.   

Four Mothers: A Novel

Shifra Horn, Dalya Bilu - Fiction - 2000 - 288 pages
This beautifully imagined debut novel tells the story of five generations of women in one family against the backdrop of 100 years in Jerusalem. Starting with the birth of the ...
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Tamara Walks on Water

Shifra Horn, Anthony Berris - Families - 2004 - 250 pages
A beautifully written, sensual and evocative book, in the tradition of Amy Tan and Isabelle Allende, rich in magic realism and folklore. 'To understand the end you have to look ...
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Ode to Joy

Shifra Horn - Bombings - 2005 - 264 pages
Following a terrorist explosion on a bus in Jerusalem, Yael, a married mother who narrowly escaped the attack, is haunted by the last image she recalls before the horror: a ...
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The Fairest Among Women

Shifra Horn - Fiction - 2014 - 288 pages
A second Israeli bestseller from Shifra Horn, The Fairest Among Women, tells the life story of Rosa, fabled to be the most beautiful woman in all Jerusalem. Rosa's life ...
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A half step behind: Japanese women of the '80s

Jane Condon - Social Science - 1985 - 319 pages
Drawing on interviews, a renowned journalist probes the personal lives of Japanese women, arguing that they are the unacknowledged foundation upon which the modern Japanese ...
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