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Sayonara

James A. Michener

Sayonara

by James A. Michener

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Corgi in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, New York , Random House ; London , Secker and Warburg, 1954.

    StatementJames A. Michener.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(5),214p. ;
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15061272M
    ISBN 100552112704

    Sayonara (Book): Michener, James A.: Major Lloyd Gruver considers himself lucky. The son of an army general, dating the daughter of another powerful military family, his future looks impossibly bright. Stationed in beautiful, exotic Japan, he just can't understand guys like Private Joe Kelly, who throws away his life in the States by marrying one of the local girls. Sayonara takes its own sweet time to unfold; in so doing, it permits us to make intimate acquaintance with its characters, so as to better understand their multitextured motivations. The film is %.

    Sayonara, Gangsters is an inventive novel about language, expression and the creative process that unfolds through hilarious sketches. The peaceful if bizarre life of a poetry teacher is forever transformed by a group of terrorists called "the gangsters" in what is, incredibly, a semi-autobiographical novel.   A final sayonara, To the evader called love, A chimera that alludes hope, Shattering the dreamy lens, Scattering every hue of the rainbow ardor, And unable to catch it all, I pray to the Supreme, To bring reality back, And let me breathe again. -.

    Sayonara () on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more There are two "Sayonara"s: the James Mitchner book and the Hollywood adaptation. The Major Llyod Gruver portrayed in the book is introduced as an army brat, graduate of West Point, no-nonsense air force pilot and career officer who does not discuss personal matters with enlisted men. The Ace Gruver introduced in the film is a .   The two main characters of Sayonara Gangsters decide upon Nakajima Miyuki Song Book for the woman, and Sayonara, Gangsters for the man and narrator, who is a teacher at a poetry school. Their milk-and-vodka loving cat is named Henry IV. The first part of the novel is about Sayonara, Gangsters's former lover and their daughter, who is called 5/5(5).


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