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The assistant

Author: Bernard Malamud
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In post-WWII Brooklyn, Frank Alpine, a troubled, somewhat desperate, Italian American drifter fleeing from his past works long hours in the grocery store of a struggling Jewish family in a Brooklyn neighborhood where he develops a secret passion for his employer's attractive daughter.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Jewish fiction
Love stories
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Malamud
ISBN: 9780374504847 0374504849 9781417636198 141763619X
OCLC Number: 52539225
Description: xi, 246 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Bernard Malamud ; [introduction by Jonathan Rosen].
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In post-WWII Brooklyn, Frank Alpine, a troubled, somewhat desperate, Italian American drifter fleeing from his past works long hours in the grocery store of a struggling Jewish family in a Brooklyn neighborhood where he develops a secret passion for his employer's attractive daughter.

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