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Zone of Emptiness – Noma Hiroshi

Set in an Osaka army barrack during the final stages of a losing war. A place where food rations are low, corruption is high, physical abuse common, and where mobilization, almost certainly, means death. A place where it’s each man for himself. ‘A place’, one of the two protagonists muses, ‘where the air that is […]