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Ḳenaz, Yehoshuʻa

Overview
Works: 142 works in 279 publications in 3 languages and 2,780 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Motion pictures 
Roles: Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PJ5054.K36, 892.436
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Returning lost loves : a novel by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
The characters are true to life and the situations honest in this dark but often comic novel: a beautiful woman is involved in a torrid affair; a young soldier has run away front the army; an old Ashkenazi tries to keep Sephardic newcomers out of his apartment house; and a paralyzed elderly man depends on his Filipino maid
Infiltration by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Regarded in Israel as a modern masterpiece," Infiltration follows follows a diverse platoon of young Israeli recruits with minor disabilities--heart murmurs, epilepsy--though basic training against a backdrop of nation-building. The process, seen through the eyes of one recruit who tries desperately to survive by staying emotionally removed, culminates in an arduous drill somewhere in the desert where each recruit is put through a simulated battle experience. But the real confrontation with death comes when one recruit fails to survive and another commits suicide. Author Yehoshua Kenaz offers a pitiless portrayal of military life and the casualties that occur in and out of battle. Although set in the 1950s, "Infiltration explores timeless themes of loss and innocence
The way to the cats by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
A story of old age featuring Yolanda Moscowitz, a retired teacher in her 70s. She lives in a hospital in Tel Aviv after a crippling fall. Without family she fears loneliness and seeks to enter into a relationship with a fellow patient
After the holidays by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and Hebrew and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Musical moment, and other stories by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Stories on Jewish youth set in British Palestine before Israel won its independence. One is on the joys of playing the violin, another on a boy's reaction to his sister flirting with a British soldier. By the author of The Way to the Cats
Hitganvut yeḥidim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in Hebrew and Undetermined and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Ba-derekh el ha-ḥatulim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in Hebrew and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Maḥazir ahavot ḳodmot by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Hebrew and English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
ha-Ishah ha-gedolah min ha-ḥalomot by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
13 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in Hebrew and Undetermined and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Aḥare ha-ḥagim : roman by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in Hebrew and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Momenṭ musiḳali : sipurim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in Hebrew and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Nof ʻim sheloshah ʻetsim : shete novelot by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Hebrew and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Dirah ʻim kenisah ba-ḥatser : ṿe-sipurim aḥerim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hebrew and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Ben lailah u-ven shaḥar by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Hebrew and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Alila by Amos Gitai( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Hebrew and French and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Shows one day in the lives of dwellers of a Tel Aviv apartment building
Shirat ha-maḳhelah : sipurim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Hebrew and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Infiltration by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in French and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Retrace les destins d'appelés du contingent israéliens aux profils déficients et, à travers eux, la réalité de l'armée : les ordres, les exercices, les gestes répétitifs. Chaque recrue a beau venir d'univers, de cultures et d'ethnies différentes, tous ressortent blessés de l'armée
Sefer ha-Arets : ha-shanah ha-75 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in Hebrew and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Retour des amours perdues by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Dans un immeuble de Tel-Aviv se croisent les destins d'un couple qui vit une liaison clandestine, d'un jeune homme solitaire, mal dans sa peau, d'un vieillard paralysé, voué au ressassement infini, amoureux de son aide-infirmière philippine, des parents d'une jeune recrue de l'armée. Y. Kenaz brosse un tableau réaliste de la société israélienne et de la société moderne en quête d'amour
 
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Alternative Names
ʾAtniyʾel ʾAbiy 1937-....
Kenaz, Jehoschua
Kenaz, Jehoschua 1937-
Kenaz, Jehoshua
Kenaz, Jehoshua 1937-
Ḳenaz, Joshua
Kenaz, Joshua 1937-
Kenaz, Josua 1937-
Ḳenaz, Yehoshuʿa 1937-
Qenaz, Yehosua
Qĕnāz, Yĕhôšuaʿ 1937-
Qenaz, Yehwšuaʿ
Qenaz Yhwšuʿa 1937-....
QNZ, Yehoshua 1937-
עתניאל אבי 1937-....
קמז, יהושע
קנז, י.
קנז, יהושע
קנז יהושע 1937-....
Languages
Hebrew (97)
English (14)
French (7)
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