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ISBN13: 9780815631781
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Written in 1958 and published in German as Kindheit: Fragment einer Autobiographie in 2003, the memoir of poet Moses Rosenkranz (1904-2003) contains recollections of a rural childhood, from birth to age 15, lived among Jews, Ukrainians, Romanians, Poles, and Germans in the Austro-Hungarian province of Bucovina. This English translation by Dollenmayer (German, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Massachusetts) makes the work available to a broader audience. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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marjef, March 10, 2008 (view all comments by marjef)
A difficult text excellently translated. Moses Rosenkranz was a poet, and his quirky way of recalling his childhood reflects his poetical sensitivity.
Rosenkranz' childhood was afflicted with poverty and disrupted by the upheavals of World War I and its aftermath. His autobiography provides insight into the kind of Jewish life that is seldom documented: close to the land, physical, and disorderly.
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ISBN:
9780815631781
Author:
Rosenkranz, Moses
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Translator:
Dollenmayer, David
Essay by:
Huff, Matthias
Essay:
Huff, Matthias
Editor:
Dollenmayer, David
Subject:
Authors, german
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Authors, German -- 20th century.
Subject:
Rosenkranz, Moses - Childhood and youth
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music, & Art
Publication Date:
20071231
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
227
Dimensions:
8.59x6.24x.86 in. .96 lbs.

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