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Where the jackals howl and other stories

Author: Amos Oz; N R M De Lange; Philip Simpson
Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st Mariner books edView all editions and formats
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Amos Oz's first book-beautifully repackaged-is a disturbing and moving collection of short stories about kibbutz life. Each of the eight stories in this volume grips the reader from the first line. Each conveys the tension and intensity of feeling in the founding period of Israel, a brand-new state with an age-old history. Some are love stories, more are hate stories, and frequently the two urges intertwine.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Translations
Short stories
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oz, Amos.
Where the jackals howl and other stories.
Boston : Mariner Books, 2012
(DLC) 2012015524
(OCoLC)744294559
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amos Oz; N R M De Lange; Philip Simpson
ISBN: 9780547751986 0547751982
OCLC Number: 809671630
Description: 1 online resource (230 pages)
Contents: ""Front Cover""; ""Front Matter""; ""Half Title""; ""Books By Amos Oz ""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Where the Jackals Howl""; ""Nomad and Viper""; ""The Way of the Wind""; ""Before His Time""; ""The Trappist Monastery""; ""Strange Fire""; ""A Hollow Stone""; ""Upon This Evil Earth""; ""Back Cover""; ""Spine""
Other Titles: Artsot ha-tan.
Responsibility: Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange and Philip Simpson.

Abstract:

Amos Oz's first book-beautifully repackaged-is a disturbing and moving collection of short stories about kibbutz life. Each of the eight stories in this volume grips the reader from the first line. Each conveys the tension and intensity of feeling in the founding period of Israel, a brand-new state with an age-old history. Some are love stories, more are hate stories, and frequently the two urges intertwine.

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