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Review – Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet

Review – Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet

by / 14/05/12 / No Comments

Set on Dejima, the fan-shaped artificial island that housed and hid foreign traders from an isolationist Japan, David Mitchell’s Thousand Autumns follows the Dutchman De Zoet as he fumbles his way through love, some dodgy company accounts, and a fair amount of dark magic. Perhaps a reflection of what is happening around them on a [...]

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