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Publisher Comments:

Named a New York Times Notable Book

Winner of the PEN/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize

Winner of the Anne Frank Prize

These shattering stories describe the lives of ordinary people as they are compelled to do the unimaginable: a couple who must decide what to do with their five-year-old daughter as the Gestapo come to march them out of town; a wife whose safety depends on her acquiescence in her husband's love affair; a girl who must pay a grim price for an Aryan identity card.

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A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year

About the Author

Ida Fink (1 November 1921–27 September 2011) was an Israeli Polish-language Jewish author who wrote about the Holocaust.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810112599
Translator:
Levine, Madeline G.; Prose, Francine
Levine, Madeline:
Translator
Translator:
Prose, Francine; Levine, Madeline G.
Translator:
Levine, Madeline
Translator:
Levine, Madeline G.; Prose, Francine
Translator:
Prose, Francine
Author:
Prose, Francine
Author:
Fink, Ida
Author:
Levine, Madeline G.
Publisher:
Northwestern University Press
Location:
Evanston, Ill. :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Religious - General
Subject:
Poland
Subject:
Short stories, Polish
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish
Subject:
Poland Social life and customs Fiction.
Subject:
Jewish fiction.
Subject:
Christian - General
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Fiction.
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Jewish Lives
Series Volume:
15:1, Spring 1995
Publication Date:
19950621
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
165
Dimensions:
8.75 x 5.5 in

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