The Ginger Tree

Paperback | June 1, 2002

byOswald Wynd

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In 1903, a young Scotswoman named Mary Mackenzie sets sail for China to marry her betrothed, a military attaché in Peking. But soon after her arrival, Mary falls into an adulterous affair with a young Japanese nobleman, scandalizing the British community. Casting her out of the European community, her compatriots tear her away from her small daughter. A woman abandoned and alone, Mary learns to survive over forty tumultuous years in Asia, including two world wars and the cataclysmic Tokyo earthquake of 1923.

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In 1903, a young Scotswoman named Mary Mackenzie sets sail for China to marry her betrothed, a military attaché in Peking. But soon after her arrival, Mary falls into an adulterous affair with a young Japanese nobleman, scandalizing the British community. Casting her out of the European community, her compatriots tear her away from her...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8.11 × 5.21 × 0.82 inPublished:June 1, 2002Publisher:Harpercollins PublishersLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060959673

ISBN - 13:9780060959678

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“One of the few contemporary novels to show Japan as it was and is.”