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Cherī Pākā no atsui fuyu = Warbride : a long way to Australia / Endō Masako
チェリー・パーカーの熱い冬 = Warbride : a long way to Australia / 遠藤雅子
Bib ID 2965909
Format BookBook
Author
Endō, Masako, 1937-
遠藤雅子, 1937-
 
Description Tōkyō : Shinchōsha, 1989 
東京 : 新潮社, 1989 
252 p. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 4103614021
Notes

In Japanese.

Title translated into English: Hot winter for Cherry Parker: War bride: a long way to Australia.

Synopsis of content: This book is about Cherry Parker, the first ‘Japanese war bride’ accepted to live in Australia in 1956. It is based on hundreds of letters between Ms. Parker and her husband. She not only writes a love story, but also of historical, social, and political relations between the two countries at that time, and of the two countries' concept of ‘international marriage’, and her husband’s effort to bring his wife to Australia.

Subjects Parker, Cherry.  |  Intercountry marriage -- Japan.  |  Japan -- Emigration and immigration.  |  Wives -- Japan -- Biography.  |  Australia -- Government policy -- Emigration and immigration.
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