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Product Description: This collection of brilliant and never-before-published essays by six of the most perceptive observers of Jewish and American life gives fresh insight into the personal, political, and religious character of one of Israel's most remarkable and controversial figures...read more

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9781592644155 | Toby Pr, March 1, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This collection of brilliant and never-before-published essays by six of the most perceptive observers of Jewish and American life gives fresh insight into the personal, political, and religious character of one of Israel's most remarkable and controversial figures.

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Product Description: In 1934, with World War II on the horizon, writer Jacob Glatstein (1896–1971) traveled from his home in America to his native Poland to visit his dying mother. One of the foremost Yiddish poets of the day, he used his journey as the basis for two highly autobiographical novellas (translated as The Glatstein Chronicles) in which he intertwines childhood memories with observations of growing anti-Semitism in Europe...read more
By Maier Deshell (trans), Jacob Glatstein, Norbert Guterman (trans) and Ruth Wisse (introduced by)

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9780300095142 | Yale Univ Pr, November 18, 2010, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: In 1934, with World War II on the horizon, writer Jacob Glatstein (1896–1971) traveled from his home in America to his native Poland to visit his dying mother.

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Features the works of six major Yiddish poets and selections from the work of thirty-three others, with Yiddish and English on facing pages

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9780670805075 | Viking Pr, September 1, 1987, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Features the works of six major Yiddish poets and selections from the work of thirty-three others with Yiddish and English on facing pages

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9780140094725 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, November 1, 1988), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Features the works of six major Yiddish poets and selections from the work of thirty-three others, with Yiddish and English on facing pages

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