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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem

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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem : the remarkable life and afterlife of the man who created Tevye

Dauber, Jeremy Asher.

New York, NY : Schocken Books, 2013.

ix, 447 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.

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The first comprehensive biography of novelist, playright, journalist, essayist and editor. He was one of the giants of modern Yiddish literature. Sholem started writing in Yiddish to support himself and to create a living body of literature for the Jewish masses; Works included Tevye, the Dairyman and many other characters one can recognize. NYT dubbed him the Jewish Mark Twain.

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ISBN:

978-0-8052-4278-2

ISBN:

978-0-8052-4278-2

LC Call No:

PJ5129.R2 Z576 2013

Dewey Class No:

839/.18309 B 23

Author:

Dauber, Jeremy Asher.

Title:

The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem : the remarkable life and afterlife of the man who created Tevye. / Jeremy Dauber.

Edition:

First edition.

Publisher:

New York, NY : Schocken Books, 2013.

Physical:

ix, 447 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Series:

Jewish encounters

Notes:

" The remarkable life and afterlife of the man who created Tevye."-- Dust jacket.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-433) and index.

Summary:

The first comprehensive biography of novelist, playright, journalist, essayist and editor. He was one of the giants of modern Yiddish literature. Sholem started writing in Yiddish to support himself and to create a living body of literature for the Jewish masses; Works included Tevye, the Dairyman and many other characters one can recognize. NYT dubbed him the Jewish Mark Twain.

Subject:

Sholem Aleichem,--1859-1916.

Subject:

Authors, Yiddish--19th century--Biography.--19th century--Biography

Subject:

Jews--Ukraine--Biography.--B--Biography.

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Table of contents only

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Sample text

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Publisher description

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