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Sign Of The Chrysanthemum (1973) [Novel]
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Muna has never known his father -- a samurai, a noble warrior. But Muna's mother has told Muna how he will know him one day: by the sign of the chrysanthemum. When his mother dies, Muna travels to the capital of twelfth-century Japan, a bewildering city on the verge of revolution. He finds a haven there, as servant to the great swordsmith, Fukuji. But Muna cannot forget his dream: He must find his father. Only then will he have power and a name to be reckoned with. Only then will he become a man.

Original title: Sign Of The Chrysanthemum
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionChildren & Young AdultHistorical Fiction

Edition #1: Sign Of The Chrysanthemum

Sign Of The Chrysanthemum (1973)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "A powerful and fascinating picture of the harsh realities as well as the beauty and excitement of feudal Kyoto." School Library Journal
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Sign Of The Chrysanthemum (1973)


ISBN: 0064402320

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