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The cannibal galaxy

Author: Cynthia Ozick
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Because he was permitted to survive World War II, French Jew, Joseph Brill has dedicated his life to the exhortation of his childhood rabbi--to teach. As principal of a school in the American midwest, he teaches his version of enlightenment hoping to make a difference. But all he sees around him is debilitating mediocrity until the brilliant Hester Lilt enrolls her daughter in his school.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Jewish fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ozick, Cynthia.
Cannibal galaxy.
New York : Knopf, 1983
(OCoLC)644073806
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Ozick
ISBN: 039452943X 9780394529431
OCLC Number: 8929808
Description: 161 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Cynthia Ozick.

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Because he was permitted to survive World War II, French Jew, Joseph Brill has dedicated his life to the exhortation of his childhood rabbi--to teach. As principal of a school in the American midwest, he teaches his version of enlightenment hoping to make a difference. But all he sees around him is debilitating mediocrity until the brilliant Hester Lilt enrolls her daughter in his school.

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