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My Russian grandmother and her American vacuum cleaner : a memoir

Author: Meir Shalev; Evan Fallenberg
Publisher: New York : Schocken Books, [2011]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The author joyfully remembers those days he spent as a boy with his grandparents in the bucolic Jezreel Valley, and in this quirky tribute commemorates the spirit of an exacting, tireless character who was "the purified essence of us all, for better and worse."
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Autobiography
Biography
Named Person: Meir Shalev; Meir Shalev; Meir Shalev
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meir Shalev; Evan Fallenberg
ISBN: 9780805242874 0805242872
OCLC Number: 654311262
Language Note: Translated from the Hebrew.
Description: 212 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Davar hayah kakhah.
Responsibility: Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Evan Fallenberg.

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The author joyfully remembers those days he spent as a boy with his grandparents in the bucolic Jezreel Valley, and in this quirky tribute commemorates the spirit of an exacting, tireless character who was "the purified essence of us all, for better and worse."

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