In "So Far from the Bamboo Grove", why was the family living in Korea?

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The Kawashima family lived in Korea because "Honorable Father" worked for the Japanese government in the northern part of Korea (Manchuria) while the Japanese occupied Korea. In the chaos of World War II, the Koreans rebelled and took back their country. Therefore, Japanese people living in Korea were in terrible...

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The Kawashima family lived in Korea because "Honorable Father" worked for the Japanese government in the northern part of Korea (Manchuria) while the Japanese occupied Korea. In the chaos of World War II, the Koreans rebelled and took back their country. Therefore, Japanese people living in Korea were in terrible danger.

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