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❮Read❯ ➵ Kazan Author Shūsaku Endō – Bchipdigital.co.uk From the author of Silence this powerful novel of ideas is also a sensitive and moving depiction of the trials of old age set in the central region of Japan With two masterly portraits of two men who From the author of Silence this powerful novel of ideas is also a sensitive and moving depiction of the trials of old age set in the central region of Japa.

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PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk 遠藤周作 born in Tokyo in 1923 was raised by his mother and an aunt in Kobe where he converted to Roman Catholicism at the age of eleven At Tokyo's Keio University he majored in French literature graduating BA in 1949 before furthering his studies in French Catholic literature at the University of Lyon in France between 1950 and 1953 A major theme running through his books which have been translated into many languages including English French Russian and Swedish is the failure of Japanese soil to nurture the growth of Christianity Before his death in 1996 Endo was the recipient of a number of outstanding Japanese literary awards the Akutagawa Prize Mainichi Cultural Prize Shincho Prize and Tanizaki Prizefrom the backcover of

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  1. Dhanaraj Rajan Dhanaraj Rajan says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUBMy outing into the Japanese literature has always been a rewarding experienceThis is also no exception A simple theme ? expounded using the Japanese landscapeOne of the natural happenings associated with Japanese geology is volcanic eruptions This novel is set in a town close to a olddyingdead volcano There are mainly three principal characters 1 a traditional Japanese who is also the retir


  2. Rowena Rowena says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUBThis was a melancholic book which I had some trouble connecting with despite its interesting depictions of Japanese culture What I did enjoy was the symbolism of the volcano linking it to human life The two protagnonists Jinpei and Father Durand were both pretty pathetic characters Jinpei was uite horrible to his wife and sons and was obsessed with the volcano; Father Durand was relatively tyrannical too and spent most of the novel trying to prove that Japanese culture and Christianity were incompatible Not the best Japanese novel I'


  3. Darryl Darryl says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUB Volcano was originally published in 1959 and is set the town of Kagoshima on Kyushu Island which is situated at the edge of a dormant volcano Akadaké Suda Kun has just retired after a long career as the Section Chief of the Surveillance Section of the regional Weather Bureau He was called the Akadaké Demon as he claimed to know about the volcano than anyone else on the island despite his lack of a formal education He wishes to publish a book about his research in order to cement his reputation and agrees to help Aiba a local city councilman in a profit making scheme in exchange for financial support of his bookFather Sato is the popular leader of a small but growing Catholic church in town who has replaced Father Durand a Frenchman who was removed for committing apostasy Durand embittered by his fall receives freuent visits by Sato but he belittles his former assistant and his plans to build a sanctuary for h


  4. Ray Ray says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUBA priest a former priest a retired weatherman and an oily councilman potter around as a dormant volcano may or may not be about to eruptSome good passages about what it means to grow old but ultimately this was not a book that moved me Two stars


  5. Gregski Gregski says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUBI loved Volcano and finished it in just a few days Endō uses beautiful language to tell a story and delve into 2 men’s reflective gaze into their lives Central to the story are the issues of compassionate love or


  6. Daniel Polansky Daniel Polansky says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUBA petty scientific functionary retires grapples with his meaningless existence and horrible family in the shadow of a volcano which may or may not erupt Endo was a great talent and his status as a Christian offers a peculiar and distinct insight into the nature of Japanese society Less grand than his period pieces but with the same fine sense of—not subtlety exactly this is after all a book in which an active volcano serving as a metaphor for life's subterranean passions—but appreciation for the complexity of human agency Good stuff


  7. Pascale Pascale says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUBI'm so glad I gave Endo a second chance after being terribly disappointed by Silence This is a much satisfactory novel The main characters are Suda a meteorologist and seismologist and Durand a catholic priest who's been exp


  8. miaaa miaaa says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUB 'A volcano resembles human life In youth it gives rein to the passions and burns with fire It spurts out lava But when it gr


  9. Heather Heather says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUBShusako Endo was a Japanese Catholic at a time when Catholics represented less than 1% of Japan’s population and he had a very hard time reconciling Catholicism and the traditional Japanese culture and religion Because of this–and because Endo suffered from lung disease for much of his life–the themes of serious illness and the uestion of whether or not the Japanese can be true practitioners of Catholicism are recurring themes in Endo’s work Volcano deals with bot


  10. Terry Clague Terry Clague says:

    PDF/EPUB Shūsaku Endō Ù PDF/EPUB Kazan Kindle Ö Ù bchipdigital.co.uk kazan kindle, Kazan ePUBA volcano resembles human life In youth it gives rein to its passions and burns with fire It spurts out lava But when it grows old it assumes the burden of those past evil deeds and it turns as uiet as a grave You younger men can hardly fathom the pathos of this mountainAcuired after browsing the shelves of a small independent bookshop I picked this up because I'd be reading it on holiday in Sicily an island partly famed for its volcano Also it has a


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