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From the Kingdom of Memory: Reminiscences

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Publisher Comments:

"One of the great writers of our generation" (The New Republic) weaves together memories of his life before the Holocaust and his great struggle to find meaning afterwards. Included are Wiesel's landmark speeches, among them his powerful testimony at the trial of Klaus Barbie and his 1986 Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech.

Book News Annotation:

A collection of Wiesel's personal essays and landmark speeches, first published by Summit Books in 1990. No bibliography or index.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Table of Contents

Why I Write

To Believe or Not to Believe

Inside a Library

The Stranger in the Bible

A Celebration of Friendship

Peretz Markish

Dialogues

Pilgrimage to the Kingdom of Night

Sighet Again

Kaddish in Cambodia

Making the Ghosts Speak

Passover

Meeting Again

Trivializing Memory

Bitburg

Testimony at the Barbie Trial

When Memory Brings People Together

More Dialogues

What Really Makes Us Free?

Are We Afraid of Peace?

The Nobel Address

The Nobel Lecture

Product Details

ISBN:
9780805210200
Author:
Wiesel, Elie
Publisher:
Schocken Books Inc
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Civilization, Modern
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish (1939-1945)
Subject:
Wiesel, elie, 1928-
Subject:
Wiesel, Elie
Subject:
Authors, French -- 20th century.
Subject:
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Influence.
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19950131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.99x5.22x.74 in. .67 lbs.

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