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I also clearly felt the touch of war and the darkness that spreads over hearts and souls at such a time. Most memoirs of a geisha arthur golden pdf download the time she enjoyed being a geisha. The book was published as Geisha, a Life in the U. Still, Golden, downlosd degrees in Japanese art and history, has brilliantly revealed the culture and traditions of an exotic world, closed to most Westerners.

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Did you love Memoirs of a Geisha? He does manage to draw attention, but to me, at least, what I came away with was the sense that Golden was an American trying really hard to sound Japanese–that is, the effect betrayed the attempt and the obvious attempt ruined the sincerity of the novel, for me.

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