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Jacob the liar

Author: Jurek Becker
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, [1975]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When Jacob fabricates stories about the approach of the Red Army to liberate his fellow Jews in a Nazi ghetto, unexpected things begin to happen. Classic Holocaust novel.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Becker, Jurek, 1937-1997.
Jacob the liar.
New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, [1975]
(OCoLC)643679831
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jurek Becker
ISBN: 0151459754 9780151459759
OCLC Number: 1502579
Notes: Translation of Jakob der Lügner.
"A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Description: vii, 266 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Jakob der Lügner.
Responsibility: Jurek Becker ; translated and with a preface by Melvin Kornfeld.

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When Jacob fabricates stories about the approach of the Red Army to liberate his fellow Jews in a Nazi ghetto, unexpected things begin to happen. Classic Holocaust novel.

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