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Shadows on the Hudson

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4 out of 5
Based on 26 Ratings and 26 Reviews

Book Description
Although Isaac Bashevis Singer emigrated from Poland to the United States in 1935, the circumscribed world of the Polish Jews remained at the heart of his imagination. Beginning with his first major work, Satan in Goray (1935), he used the life of the shtetl as raw material, transforming its folkways, religious practices, superstitions, and sexual habits into superior works of art. From time to ... More
Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (27 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100606251413
ISBN-13978-0606251419
Publication Date09/2002
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About Isaac Bashevis Singer (Author) : Isaac Bashevis Singer is a published author, illustrator, and a translator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Isaac Bashevis Singer include Day of Pleasure, Sh... more
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8/3/2011 Alan Feller said: A story of confinement and limitation, Singer's post-war New York in "Shadows" does not celebrate hope for the future.
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