Korea, 1943. Hana has lived her complete lifestyles less than eastern career. As a haenyeo, a feminine diver of the ocean, she enjoys an independence that few different Koreans can nonetheless declare. till the day Hana saves her more youthful sister from a eastern soldier and is herself captured and transported to Manchuria. There she is pressured to turn into a “comfort lady” in a eastern army brothel. yet haenyeo are ladies of strength and energy. she's going to locate her method domestic.
South Korea, 2011. Emi has spent greater than sixty years attempting to disregard the sacrifice her sister made, yet she needs to confront the earlier to find peace. Seeing the therapeutic of her childrens and her kingdom, can Emi circulate past the legacy of battle to discover forgiveness?
Suspenseful, hopeful, and eventually redemptive, White Chrysanthemum tells a narrative of 2 sisters whose love for every different is powerful sufficient to conquer the awful evils of war.
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