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  • Preliminaries
    Preliminaries (Multiple languages, Paperback) S. Yizhar

    Yizhar reasserted his position as the greatest living master of Hebrew prose with his last novel, Preliminaries. Strongly autobiographical, this sensual, powerful novel, laden with scents and colors, progresses frame by frame, showing a boy growing up in a Jewish farming community in Palestine and in the young city of Tel Aviv between the years 1917 and 1930. The primary, embryonic experiences of...

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  • Midnight Convoy and Other Stories
    Midnight Convoy and Other Stories (English, Paperback) S. Yizhar

    A collection of Yizhar's shorter fiction. It includes "Ephraim Goes Back to Alfalfa" (1938), "Midnight Convoy", "Habakuk", "The Runaway", and "Harlamov".

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  • Married Life
    Married Life (English, Paperback) David Vogel

    Written in Hebrew and published in Palestine in 1929, this is the only novel by Vogel, a poet who is presumed to have died at Auschwitz in 1944. Set in Vienna in the 1920s, the novel is a portrait of the disastrous marriage of one Rudolph Gurdweill, a poor Jewish intellectual, to a sadistic and anti-Semitic baroness. Her unfaithfulness and cruelty to the well-meaning but helpless and masochistic...

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  • Miriam and Other Stories
    Miriam and Other Stories (English, Paperback) M.Y. Berdichevsky

    Berdichevsky's greatest novella is the title piece of this outstanding collection by the classic early Hebrew writer.

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