Murayama: 5 Years on a Rock

by Milton Murayama

Paperback, 1994

Status

Available

Genres

Publication

University of Hawaii Press (1994), Edition: 1st, 164 pages

Description

In 1914 the parents of a Japanese woman send her to Hawaii for an arranged marriage to a stranger who paid $350 for her. The novel follows the woman's hard life in her role of wife, mother and feeder of pigs for the family's tofu business. By the author of All I Asking for Is My Body.

Language

Original language

English

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