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Shadows on the Hudson

Author: Isaac Bashevis Singer; Joseph Sherman
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus Giroux ; Godalming : Melia [distributor], 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A novel of post-World War II Jewish refugees in New York. It is centered on the Makavers, a prosperous family torn by scandal. Anna, their daughter, has left her husband and taken up with a married man.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaac Bashevis Singer; Joseph Sherman
ISBN: 9780374531225 0374531226
OCLC Number: 190850794
Notes: This translation originally published: 1998.
Description: 548 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Shoṭns baym Hodson.
Responsibility: Isaac Bashevis Singer ; translated from the Yiddish by Joseph Sherman.

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Traces the lives of a group of Jewish refugees in New York City in the late 1940s. At its centre is Boris Makaver, a pious, wealthy businessman whose greatest trial is his unstable daughter, Anna. A  Read more...

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A significant event, a major addition to the English-language Singer oeuvre. It is a startling, piercing work of fiction, a book with a strong claim to being Singer's masterpiece. "The New York Read more...

 
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