logo
Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
Deep River - Shūsaku Endō
Deep River
by: (author)
3.89 3050
The acclaimed author of Silence offers a religious vision combining Christian faith with Buddhist acceptance in the story of a group of Japanese tourists who converge at the Ganges River, in an India vividly brought to life.
The acclaimed author of Silence offers a religious vision combining Christian faith with Buddhist acceptance in the story of a group of Japanese tourists who converge at the Ganges River, in an India vividly brought to life.
show less
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780811212892 (0811212890)
Pages no: 222
Edition language: English
Bookstores:
Community Reviews
nouveau
nouveau rated it
5.0 Deep River
it's been reported in literary papers or sections that an unofficial "twenty-year rule" applies to the Nobel Prize in Literature-- that is, every twenty years or so (unless it was every twenty-five years, and I'm misremembering), the Nobel Literature Prize committee "has" to award the prize to a Jap...
basswood
basswood rated it
Another book I started with high hopes which failed to live up to my expectations. Endo's characters all end up seeming contrived and sometimes ridiculous in their actions and dialogue as the stories progress and they make their pilgrimages to the Hindu and Buddhist holy sites along the Ganges. I ...
Other editions (11)
Books by Shūsaku Endō
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?