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Between friends / Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Sondra Silverston.

Oz, Amos (author.). Silverston, Sondra, (translator.).

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David M. Hunt Library - Falls Village F Oz (Text to phone) 33180141824145 Adult Fiction - First Floor Available -
Morris Public Library FIC OZ (Text to phone) 33460116821874 Adult Fiction Available -
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Formatted Contents Note: The king of Norway -- Two women -- Between friends -- Father -- Little boy -- At night -- Deir Ajloun -- Esperanto.
Summary, etc.: "Oz lifts the veil on kibbutz existence without palaver. His pinpoint descriptions are pared to perfection. His people twitch with life."--Scotsman In Between Friends, Amos Oz returns to the kibbutz of the late 1950s, the time and place where his writing began. These eight interconnected stories, set in the fictitious Kibbutz Yekhat, draw masterly profiles of idealistic men and women enduring personal hardships in the shadow of one of the greatest collective dreams of the twentieth century. A devoted father who fails to challenge his daughter's lover, an old friend, a man his own age; an elderly gardener who carries on his shoulders the sorrows of the world; a woman writing poignant letters to her husband's mistress--amid this motley group of people, a man named Martin attempts to teach everyone Esperanto. Each of these stories is a luminous human and literary study; together they offer an eloquent portrait of an idea and of a charged and fascinating epoch. Amos Oz at home. And at his best. Translated from the Hebrew by Sondra Silverston "--
Subject: Short stories, Hebrew Translations into English
Genre: Short stories.
Short stories.
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