Snow Country Summary
Yasunari Kawabata

Everything you need to understand or teach Snow Country by Yasunari Kawabata.

  • Snow Country Summary & Study Guide
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  • 30 Snow Country Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
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Snow Country Summary

The story opens with a man named Shimamura on a train bound for a resort town in the snow country of Japan. Shimamura is taken by the girl's voice, which he says rings out clearly. The woman is accompanied by an ill gentleman. The man's name is Yukio and he is the son of a music teacher in the village where Shimamura is bound. The woman's name, he will later learn, is Yoko...

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Study Pack

The Snow Country Study Pack contains about 43 pages of study material in 5 products, including:

Snow Country Study Guide

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Snow Country Lesson Plans contain 112 pages of teaching material, including: