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Death march on Mount Hakkōda

a documentary novel

by Nitta, JiroМ„ pseud.

  • 315 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Stone Bridge Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan. Rikugun. Hohei Rentai, Dai 5 -- Fiction.,
  • Japan. Rikugun. Hohei Rentai, Dai 31 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Hakkōdasan shi no hōkō.

    Statementby Jirō Nitta ; translated by James Westerhoven.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL857.I8 H313 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination204 p. :
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1545022M
    ISBN 100962813729
    LC Control Number91024157

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Death March on Mount Hakkoda book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In a military training mission gone tragically wrong, 2 /5(7). Death march on Mount HakkÚoda: a documentary novel User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict This excellent antiwar documentary novel, which sold million copies in Japan, is made very accessible to the American reader by Westerhoven's smooth and compelling translation.4/5(1).

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References Nitta Jirō, Death March on Mount Hakkoda, translated by James Westerhoven, The Stone Bridge Press, California. Black-and-white photos are from Yama to Keikoku illustrated history of Japanese mountaineering (目で見る日本登山史 by 川崎吉光、山と渓谷社). After Mount Iwaki, the Hakkōda Mountains contain the second highest peak in Aomori Prefecture, Mount Ōdake with an elevation of 1, meters (5, ft).The peak is kilometers ( mi) southeast of central Aomori and 28 kilometers (17 mi) west of central Towada.

Mount Ōdake can be climbed from Sukayu Onsen in about four hours. Heavy snowfall makes the Hakkōda Mountains a prime. Novelist Jiro Nitta wrote the book Death March on Mount Hakkoda about what happened. The tragedy had victims, and is still the largest mountaineering disaster in the modern history of mountain climbing.

Thermal spring. Hakkoda is a volcano, so naturally there are plenty of onsen. Sukayu Onsen is a mixed public bath with accommodation. The film Hakkodasan is based on the novel “Death March on Mount Hakkoda” based on the distress of the former Army soldiers at Hakkoda during the war.

This film was actually filmed at Hakkoda Mountain in midwinter and is a masterpiece depicting the harsh winter environment of the mountain at the time. The Highlights of Mount Hakkoda in Aomori. Death March on Mount Hakkoda(YOHAN Fiction) [単行本]の通販ならヨドバシカメラの公式サイト「」で!レビュー、Q&A、画像も盛り沢山。ご購入でゴールドポイント取得!今なら日本全国へ全品配達料金無料、即日・翌日お届け実施中。.

Death March on Mount Hakkoda: A Documentary Novel: Jiro Nitta, James Westerhoven: Books - 4/5(1). Jirō Nitta is the author of Death March on Mount Hakkoda ( avg rating, 23 ratings, 7 reviews, published ), 孤高の人 上 [Kokō No Hito 1] ( avg rat /5(12).

The Military Hospital announced that the Major Yamaguchi had died due to sudden cardiac arrest, but a lay view that he had committed suicide with his gun has widely prevailed, particularly since Jiro Nitta, a novelist, referred to it in his novel "Death March on Mount Hakkoda" in Death march on Mount Hakkōda: a documentary novel.

[Jirō Nitta] In JanuaryJapanese soldiers are ordered to cross snowbound Mount Hakkoda to test their ability to withstand a winter campaign.

Poor planning, Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a>. Mount Hakkoda Mt. Hakkoda Mount Hakkoda (film) Based on the novelist Jirō Nitta's recounting of the Hakkōda Mountains incident, the film tells the story of two infantry regiments of the Imperial Japanese Army, consisting of men, that tried to traverse Mt.

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Memorial statue of the Hakkoda Death March, portraying Fusanosuke Gotō. The Hakkōda Mountains incident occurred on Januwhen a large group of Japanese soldiers on a training exercise became trapped on a mountain range, causing many of them to die.

Several soldiers in the 2nd Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment became trapped in a blizzard while crossing the Hakkōda Mountains. America's death march: Whoever wins, this election won't save us in his classic book "On Suicide," found that when social bonds are shattered, when .Things to See and Do Near Hakkoda.

After you've visited Hakkoda, you can explore the sights within just a few miles of the area. Sights like Jogakura Bridge and Hakkoda Death March Memorial highlight some of the local culture.

Create some family memories at Hakkoda Ropeway and Yachi Onsen. I’ve skied Hakkoda and am familiar with it’s history. I’ve even read the english translation of the book Death March on Mount Hakkoda on the disaster.

It’s worth a read. I agree with both yourself and Mitch, there’s plenty of great skiing in Japan and my preference now is as far away from the hordes as possible.