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Publisher Comments:

A classic work revisited and a testament to the beauty and endurance of the Mame-loshn (mother tongue) through the trials and tribulations of Americanization.

Book News Annotation:

This is an abridged edition of the collection originally published in 1961, with a brief new foreword by Elie Wiesel. Forty-two stories represent the brilliant and poignant work of Sholem Aleichem, Abraham Raisin, and Joseph Opatoshu, among others. Translator/editor Goodman was a regular contributor to Jewish Currents and The Yiddish Forward for over 20 years.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780815606697
Editor:
Goodman, Henry
Foreword:
Craft, Dana
Illustrator:
Craft, Dana
Foreword by:
Wiesel, Elie
Foreword:
Wiesel, Elie
Editor:
Goodman, Henry
Author:
Goodman, Henry
Author:
Wiesel, Elie
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Location:
Syracuse, N.Y.
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Immigrants
Subject:
European - German
Subject:
Short stories, Yiddish
Subject:
Jewish fiction.
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Description:
Syracuse Univ P Hardcover
Abridged:
Y
Series:
Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music, & Art
Series Volume:
152-99
Publication Date:
20010631
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
243
Dimensions:
9.28x6.36x.86 in. 1.16 lbs.

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