Snow Falling on Cedars

How does the author contrast the atmosphere of the courtroom with that of the world outside


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The courtroom is described as the "shadow of WWII, with its brutality abroad and internment of Japanese Americans at home hangs over the courtroom."

The world outside, specifically the snowfall, is described as surrounding and impeding the the progress of Kabuo's trial.


Snow Falling on Cedars