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Kaddish

Author: Leon Wieseltier
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, a division of Random House, Inc., 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First Vintage books editionView all editions and formats
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It is a sensitive and moving chronicle of a son's year of mourning his father. It takes us on a sweep of history, theology, and philosophy, to open worlds of previously unexplored knowledge about the origins and meaning in Kaddish prayer.
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Genre/Form: American prose literature
Named Person: Leon Wieseltier; Leon Wieseltier
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leon Wieseltier
ISBN: 0375703624 9780375703621
OCLC Number: 43721662
Notes: In part, autobiographical.
Description: x, 588 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Leon Wieseltier.

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It is a sensitive and moving chronicle of a son's year of mourning his father. It takes us on a sweep of history, theology, and philosophy, to open worlds of previously unexplored knowledge about the origins and meaning in Kaddish prayer.

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