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David Mitchell’s Novel The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet

Friday, July 16, 2010

David Mitchell talks about his latest book, The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet, a historical novel set in Japan at the turn of the 19th century, when the country was isolated from the West with the exception of a small Dutch outpost called Dejima, in Nagasaki Harbor.

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David Mitchell

Comments [1]

Ming Lee from New York, NY

Enjoyed the interview...wished it was longer. The world David Mitchell creates in "Thousand Autumns" is magical.

Jul. 16 2010 01:35 PM

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