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7 edition of Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan found in the catalog.

Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan

by Pauline Hager

  • 365 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Infinity Publishing (PA) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel writing,
  • Travel - General,
  • Japan,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPerfect Paperback
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7922783M
    ISBN 100741407477
    ISBN 109780741407474
    OCLC/WorldCa50593067

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Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan by Pauline Hager Download PDF EPUB FB2

An American housewife's husband is offered a position in Japan to work on a multinational project. After much soul-searching they accept, and their lives are never the same. Living in the countryside in housing specifically designed for Westerners, surrounded with friendly neighbors from The European Union, Canada, Russia and America, they thrive/5(11).

Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan is a detailed, straightforward account of how one American woman spent two years living in Japan and how she dealt with the people and strange customs she encountered there.

Pauline Hager describes in great detail her hometown in Japan, her neighbors, and all the places in the country that she visits. I would recommend this book to any American planning to live there. Amazon Reviews - Kaitlin Burkard.

Memoirs Of An American Housewife In Japan is an autobiographical story of Pauline Hager, an amazing American woman, who had to adjust to the completely different culture of Japan when her husband had to work there on a multinational : Infinity Publishing.

Her first book Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan, humorously recounts her two and one half years living among the Japanese. Her next book is a novel titled Giorgi's Greek Tragedy, an epic tale during the Greek War of Independence () from the Turkish Ottoman Empire.

MEMOIRS OF AN AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE IN JAPAN is the travel book that will entertain the readers as well as educate them. The experiences of the author in Japan and the way they are displayed project this book as a very different "memoirs" book from all the others in the market, that would fit the genre of a "travel guide to Japan" rather than just.

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(shelved 1 time as memoirs-about-japan) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan. Specifications. Publisher: Infinity Publishing (PA) Book Format: Paperback. Was a great book about how a typical family lived right in the middle of the real Japanese people.

you learn their customs, and a lot out their country. Adventurers & Explorers Biographies & Memoirs; webapp branch Email 5/5(2). Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan is a fun book to read as well as an informational one.

Included inside the book are twenty pictures of various people and places taken by the author. Comprar eBookBrand: Pauline Hager.

Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan is a fun book to read as well as an informational one. Included inside the book are twenty pictures of various people and places taken by the author.

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Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Jennifer Woolford and The Memoirs of a Housewife with appropriate and specific direction to the original content. Jerry, according to my Random House Webster’s College Dictionary, “A memoir is a record of events based on the writer’s personal observation.” That’s exactly what I did in my travel/memoir book “Memoirs of an American Housewife in Japan.”.

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Trigger Warning: This novel and review discuss the following: Japanese culture & religion, war, death.Pauline and husband lived in JAPAN for over two years, One weekend they spent a night at an authentic Japanese ryokan (Inn) at Nikko National Park.

Unfamiliar with the rules of the inn, they committed several faux pas, not knowing which slippers to wear in the bedroom, how to bathe.