With two masterly portraits of two men who have lived their lives both physically and metaphorically under the shadow of the akadeke volcano this crucial work in endos oeuvre charts the conflicts between them which have explosive results this is the first paperback edition of one of endos greatest works. 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 akadak suda kun has just retired after a long career as the section chief of the surveillance section of the regional weather bureau. A crucial work in endo s oeuvre volcano is a powerful novel of ideas as well as a sensitive and moving depiction of the trials of old age set in the central region of japan seller inventory aaz9780720614305. Volcano by shusaku endo 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 . Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for volcano at amazoncom read honest and unbiased product reviews from our these are questions i found myself asking as i read volcano my fourth endo novel to date after silence deep river and the sea and poison by shusaku endo 1274 42 out of 5 stars 48 the sea and poison a
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.