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 (kä′wə-bä′tə), Yasunari 1899-1972.
Japanese writer whose novels, including Thousand Cranes (1952), often concern alienated, lonely individuals in search of beauty and purity. He won the 1968 Nobel Prize for literature.


(Biography) Yasunari (ˌjæsʊˈnɑːrɪ). 1899–1972, Japanese novelist, author of Yukiguni (Snow Country, 1948) and Yama no oto (The Sound of the Mountain, 1954): Nobel prize for literature 1968


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Yasunari, 1899–1972, Japanese writer: Nobel prize 1968.
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Al final del texto de Kawabata me quede con mucha zozobra, con un sentimiento de impotencia al saber que no habia disfrutado tanto la historia, que no comprendi muchas cosas.
The surprise of apprehending beauty and the sadness of its passing away are the twin themes Yasunari Kawabata returns to time and again.
TOKYO (CyHAN)- Nobutaka Machimura, speaker of the Japanese Diet's House of Representatives, on Monday quitted from his post due to health reasons after handing his resignation to the chamber's vice speaker Tatsuo Kawabata.
Tatsuo Kawabata, a senior official of the opposition Democratic Party, told a news conference that the prime minister was attempting to cover up signs that Abenomics was failing.
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