A Boy Called H - Study Guide Chapter 17 Summary & Analysis

Kappa Senoh
This Study Guide consists of approximately 118 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of A Boy Called H.
This section contains 637 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Boy Called H Study Guide

Religious institutions throughout Japan are feeling the effects of the war. All churches are amalgamated into one organization. The cross on one church is chopped off because of its height. The cross is higher than the Gokoku Shrine, which houses the spirit of the war dead. Crosses resembling those in America are taken out because they are considered symbols of the enemy.

Morio talks to his family about how they will prepare themselves for whatever is to come. If the reported Japanese victories are true and continue, Morio says, further pressure will be put on religion, and anyone who does not cooperate will be thought of as a traitor. His father cautions the family to be careful not to give the impression that anybody who believes in Christianity is an enemy. Morio tells Toshiko that if she continues to try to get others to believe, there could...

(read more from the Chapter 17 Summary)

This section contains 637 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Boy Called H Study Guide
Copyrights
Nonfiction Classics for Students
A Boy Called H from Nonfiction Classics for Students. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.