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Heart of a Samurai
Novel based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama, who became stranded on a desterted island as a teenager during Japan's national closure period. Legally unable to return home, Manjiro and his friends are rescued by an American whaling ship and spend ten homesick years of adventure traveling the world.
A Wild Sheep Chase / Norwegian Wood
Two of Murakami's hallmark works, published in 1982 and 1987, respectively.
A Wild Sheep Chase: A surreal novel blending mystery, fantasy and parody, exploring postwar Japanese cultural identity, blending elements of English literature with Japanese contexts with a postmodern twist. Norwegian Wood:
A nostalgic story of loss and sexuality set in the turbulent 1960s.
Rules of the Road
Author:Japan Automobile Federation
The official guide to Japan's traffic laws and regulations from the Japan Traffic Safety Association.
Very detailed for such a small book, and includes precise meanings of signs and street markings, and everything that concerns the road and the vehicles on it.
Rmembering the Kanji １
A Complete Course on How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Japanese Characters.
LEARNING JAPANESE KANJI
Author:Glen Nolan Grant
The innovative method for learning the 520 most essential Japanese kanji characters.
The magazine that introduces the real Japan to the world.
Basic Expressions for Living and Travel
This book is for students who wish to study Japanese through grammatical comprehension rather than through rote learning.
Can You See What I See?
Picture puzzles to search and solve.
EAT AND SPEAK WASHOKU
Author:Iori Hamada / Warren Fithie
- Washoku: Questions & Answers
- Washoku 40 recipes
- Useful Words & Phrases About Food