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Publisher Atheneum
Publication date October 1, 1985
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780689116063
ISBN-10 0689116063
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Original list price $13.95
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Summary
Gerda, the former mistress of both Adolf Eichmann and Raoul Wallenberg, a Hungarian Jew whose once great beauty is fading in a Brooklyn apartment, Rella, her ugly and gullible daughter, and Jack, an upstairs neighbor, share an extraordinary past
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Centres on the lives of a pastry chef called Jack Baum and Gerda Green, an ageing prostitute. The two have never spoken to each other, yet both are dominated by memories of wartime Budapest, of the Hotel Majestic, of Adolph Eichmann and Raoul Wallenberg. They narrate the story by turns.

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About: Gerda, the former mistress of both Adolf Eichmann and Raoul Wallenberg, a Hungarian Jew whose once great beauty is fading in a Brooklyn apartment, Rella, her ugly and gullible daughter, and Jack, an upstairs neighbor, share an extraordinary past

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