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Rodrigues the Interpreter An Early Jesuit in Japan and China by Michael Cooper

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Published by Weatherhill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • East Asia - History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Christianity - History - Catholic,
  • General,
  • Biography: general,
  • China,
  • Christian mission & evangelism,
  • Japan,
  • Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • c 1600 to c 1700

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8190494M
ISBN 100834803194
ISBN 109780834803190
OCLC/WorldCa33157302

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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Rodriques the Interpreter: An Early Jesuit in Japan and China by Michael Cooper (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!   Being a language interpreter, I found fascinating the film this story bases off of. It was interesting to read an adaptation geared towards middle-schoolers and I like the fact that the interpreting profession is introduced to them in this book/5. Get this from a library! Rodrigues the interpreter; an early Jesuit in Japan and China.. [Michael Cooper] -- Chronicles the life of Jesuit João Rodrigues (), who spent more than half his life in Japan and China. Rodrigues won the friendship of Japan's two succesive supreme rulers, Hideyoshi and. Finally, Rodrigues and the interpreter arrive at their destination: a "small temple" (). An old monk approaches them, followed by Ferreira. He's wearing a kimono. Ferreira (now known as Sawano Chuan) explains that he's working on a book of astronomy.

Before he came to Japan, Rodrigues heard horror stories about Inoue, magistrate of Father Garrpe. We all have a friend like Father Garrpe. He's that guy or gal who seems to be a better version of The Interpreter. Rodrigues's Japanese interpreter isn't exactly fond of the Catholic Church. Though he's a bit of Mokichi and Ichizo. Interpreting and Analyzing Financial Statements A Project-Based Approach 6th edition by Schoenebeck Holtzman Solution Manual 1 chapters — updated PM — 0 people liked it.   The interpreter has three extended conversations with Rodrigues that mark the major turning points of the middle of the book: one shortly after Rodrigues is captured; one when Rodrigues’s partner Garrpe is martyred; and one near the climax of the novel, when Rodrigues commits his act of . Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates.