Deep River Summary
Shusaku Endo

Everything you need to understand or teach Deep River by Shusaku Endo.

  • Deep River Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Deep River Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Deep River Summary

In Deep River, four Japanese people of different backgrounds and different sorrows converge at the holy Ganges River in India, on their own personal journeys to reconcile themselves with their pasts. Isobe is a taciturn man left desolate by the death of his wife and searching for her reincarnated soul. Kiguchi, a former Japanese soldier who endured torturous hunger and illness in Burma during World War II, mourns the wartime friend who saved...

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Study Pack

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Deep River Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Deep River Lesson Plans contain 140 pages of teaching material, including: