Yukiko Author:MacDonald Harris Silent and unseen, a submarine on a high-risk mission knifes through war-darkened waters off the isolated island of Hokkaido--a primitive world of magic and sensuality. Abruptly cast ashore are four men: Havenmeyer, the dedicated saboteur; Angelo, the navigator with a diabolical secret; Ikeda, the Japanese-American of uncertain loyalty; and Cr... more »ane, the sub commander drawn, as if in a dream, into the romantic mysteries of an ancient race. then, in one of the strangest sexual encounters in modern literature, of of them meets the women he was made for.
"Tension -filled. . .a startlingly lucid novel with the brilliance and sparkle of polished stories. In what seems an unlikely atmosphere of wartime intrigue. Harris weaves a spell that shimmers almost magically. This is a haunting, memorable book."--The Cleveland Plain Dealer.« less