Book #55673

The Last Kamikaze - 1st Edition/1st Printing

M. E. Morris

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1990.
ISBN: 0394576349

Price: $50.00

A first Edition/First Printing with no blemishing housed in a Fine dust-jacket.

This book is the story of a young Japanese girl, born in 1941, who survives the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and the subsequent nuclear war. She and her family are forced to flee their home in the face of impending American occupation, and live in a small village in the mountains. The girl becomes involved in the resistance movement, and is eventually drafted into the Japanese military. She volunteers to be a kamikaze pilot, and is flown into the heart of the American fleet in a suicide mission. The book ends with her death and the liberation of Japan.; 8vo; 350 pages.