Endo's Shogun Novels

2 Titel in dieser Serie
4 out of 5 stars 7 Bewertungen

Silence Inhaltsangabe

Recipient of the 1966 Tanizaki Prize, it has been called Endo's supreme achievement" and "one of the twentieth century's finest novels".
Considered controversial ever since its first publication, it tackles the thorniest religious issues of belief and faith head on.
A novel of historical fiction, it is the story of a Jesuit missionary sent to seventeenth century Japan, who endured persecution that followed the defeat of the Shimabara Rebellion.
©1966 Shusaku Endo (P)2009 Audible Ltd
Mehr anzeigen Weniger anzeigen
Seite 1 von 1