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The vanished way of life of Eastern European Jews in the early part of the twentieth century is the subject of this extraordinary novel. All the strata of this complex society were populated by powerfully individual personalities, and the whole community pulsated with life and vitality. The affairs of the patriarchal Meshulam Moskat and the unworldly Asa Heshel Bannet provide the center of the book, but its real focus is the civilization that was destroyed forever in the gas chambers of the Second World War.

Synopsis:

The vanished way of life of Eastern European Jews in the early part of the twentieth century is the subject of this extraordinary novel. All the strata of this complex society were populated by powerfully individual personalities, and the whole community pulsated with life and vitality. The affairs of the patriarchal Meshulam Moskat and the unworldly Asa Heshel Bannet provide the center of the book, but its real focus is the civilization that was destroyed forever in the gas chambers of the Second World War.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374503925
Subtitle:
A Novel
Author:
Singer, Isaac Bashev
Author:
Singer, Isaac Bashevis
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
magical realism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
197
Publication Date:
19880401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
611
Dimensions:
8.26 x 5.58 x 1.615 in

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The vanished way of life of Eastern European Jews in the early part of the twentieth century is the subject of this extraordinary novel. All the strata of this complex society were populated by powerfully individual personalities, and the whole community pulsated with life and vitality. The affairs of the patriarchal Meshulam Moskat and the unworldly Asa Heshel Bannet provide the center of the book, but its real focus is the civilization that was destroyed forever in the gas chambers of the Second World War.
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