The SamuraiBook - 1997
In the 17th Century, a Japanese trade delegation travels to Mexico accompanied by Father Velasco, a Franciscan missionary acting as interpreter. On the way he converts them, using the argument that this will assure the success of their mission. It doesn't and on their return to Japan they are persecuted for their new faith.
Publisher: New York : New Directions, 1997.
Branch Call Number: FIC ENDO, SHUSAKU
Characteristics: 272 pages ; 21 cm