The Social Structure of the USSR

The Social Structure of the USSR

Recent Soviet Studies

Book - 1986
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This is a study of "karayuki-san", impoverished Japanese women sent abroad to work as prostitutes from the 1860s to the 1920s. It follows the life of one prostitute, Osaki, who is persuaded as a child of ten to accept cleaning work in Borneo and then forced to work as a prostitute in a brothel.
Publisher: Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1986
ISBN: 9780873323628
Branch Call Number: HN530.Z9 S645 1986
Characteristics: xi, 275 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Yanowitch, Murray


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