Book - 1996
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In this graceful, haunting, and evocative novel, the Gulf War becomes a touch-stone for Suzanne's meditation on her mother's life in World War II.Taken is a tribute to women whose lives have been taken over, or even taken, by war. In the end, out of the wreckage of grief and power, love and light -- however changed -- endure.
Publisher: Coach House Press, 1996.
ISBN: 9780887845871
Branch Call Number: FICTION MAR


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WVMLStaffPicks Nov 13, 2014

A mindful and evocative remembrance of a mother\'s life during the Japanese Malaysia war juxtaposed with the writer's thoughts on the Gulf War in Iraq. Her life in Malaysia and the Gulf Islands is described with great love and attention to the nuance of landscape and yearning.

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