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At Home in Japan A Foreign Woman's Journey of Discovery (Hardcover)

Author:  Rebecca Otowa
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Format: Hardcover
ISBN-10: 4805310782
ISBN-13: 9784805310786
Sku: 212077452
Publish Date: 5/1/2010
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 9.5H x 6.25L x 0.5T
Pages:  160
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"A wonderful book about an old Japanese house, a resourceful American woman, and how they come together to honor the past and forge a bright future. What Frances Mayes did for Tuscany, Rebecca Otowa just might have done for the Japanese countryside. Bravo!"--Leza Lowitz, author of "Green Tea to Go: Stories from Tokyo"
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At Home in Japan tells the true story of a foreign woman who has been, for 30 years, the housewife, custodian and chatelaine of a 350-year-old farmhouse in rural Japan. This astonishing book traces a circular path, from the basic physical details of life in the house and village, through relationships with family, neighbors and the natural and supernatural entities with whom the family shares the house. Rebecca Otowa then focuses on her inner life, touching on some of the pivotal memories of her time in Japan, the lessons in|perception that Japan has taught her and, finally, the ways in which she has been changed by living in Japan.

An insightful and compelling read, At Home in Japan is a beautifully written and illustrated reminiscence of a simple life made extraordinary.|

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