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The last Jew

by Yoram Kaniuk

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Published by Grove Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementYoram Kaniuk ; translated from the Hebrew by Barbara Harshav.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ
The Physical Object
Pagination522 p. ;
Number of Pages522
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22722881M
ISBN 100802118119

Based on interviews with Holocaust survivors: six stories of Berlin-area Jews who managed to stay in hiding from February (when the city's remain Jews were rounded up) till the end of the war. Gross (Mirror, The Last Best Hope, etc.) has broken each of the stories up into many pieces, attempting to reshuffle these fragments into a suspenseful, chronological . : The Last Jew () by Gordon, Noah and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).

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Get this from a library! The last Jew. [Noah Gordon] -- After his father and brother die during the terrible days of the Spanish Inquisition, fifteen-year-old Yonah Toledano sets out across Spain, "determined to honor the memory of his family by remaining. Get this from a library! The last Jew. [Noah Gordon] -- Yonah is the fifteen-year-old son of a Toledo silversmith. The year is and the Inquisition has all Spain in its grip. To honour his faith and save his life, Yonah flees the city and sets out on.


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