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Ḳenaz, Yehoshuʻa

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Works: 117 works in 329 publications in 9 languages and 2,849 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  History 
Roles: Author, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PJ5054.K36,
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Infiltration by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 353 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
Returning lost loves : a novel by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 349 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
The way to the cats by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 348 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 )
23 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Ben shu wei chang pian xiao shuo. zhan shi le yi se lie ji ge jia ting liang dai ren de sheng huo hua mian, biao xian le ta men de ai qing, xing xin li, qing chun zao dong deng
Musical moment, and other stories by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 173 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
Momenṭ musiḳali : sipurim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 90 libraries worldwide
ha-Ishah ha-gedolah min ha-ḥalomot by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
21 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Nof ʻim sheloshah ʻetsim : shete novelot by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Hebrew and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Dirah ʻim kenisah ba-ḥatser : ṿe-sipurim aḥerim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in Hebrew and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Shirat ha-maḳhelah : sipurim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Hebrew and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Ben lailah u-ven shaḥar by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Hebrew and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Alila by Amos Gitai( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Shows one day in the lives of dwellers of a Tel Aviv apartment building
Paysage aux trois arbres : deux récits by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman de société
La grande femme des rêves by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Lors d'un été tourmenté, les habitants d'un vieil immeuble de Tel-Aviv subissent une lente dégradation physique et mentale. Malka, la femme du très conformiste et soumis Shmoulik, devient pour tous l'incarnation de la femme des rêves, un havre de paix et une source de tourments... Une exploration de la cruauté des liens qui unissent l'homme à son prochain
Auf dem Weg zu den Katzen : Roman by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Hinter der Wand : Roman by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in German and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Sefer ha-Arets : ha-shanah ha-75 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in Hebrew and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Retour des amours perdues by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 27 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
Chair sauvage et autres histoires by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and held by 19 libraries worldwide
9 nouvelles entre éclat de rire et saisissement glacé.--[Memento]
 
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Alternative Names
ʾAtniyʾel ʾAbiy 1937-....
Jehoschua Kenaz Israelischer Schriftsteller
Kenaz, Jehoschua
Kenaz, Jehoschua 1937-
Kenaz, Jehoshua
Kenaz, Jehoshua 1937-
Kenaz, Joshua.
Kenaz Joshua 1937-....
Kenaz, Josua 1937-
Ḳenaz, Yehoshuʻa
Ḳenaz, Yehoshuʿa 1937-
Ķenaz , Yeoshu'a
Qenaz , Yehosua
Qĕnāz, Yĕhôšuaʿ 1937-
Qenaz, Yehwšuaʿ
Qenaz Yhwšuʿa 1937-....
QNZ, Yehoshua 1937-
Yehoshua Kenaz
Yehoshua Kenaz Israeli writer
Yehoshua Kenaz scrittore e traduttore israeliano
Yehoshua Kenaz taalkundige uit Israël
יהושע קנז
עתניאל אבי 1937-....
קמז, יהושע
קנז, י.
קנז, יהושוע 1937-
קנז, יהושע
קנז יהושע 1937-....
كناز، يهوشاع
يهوشوا قناز
约书亚·凯纳兹
Languages
Hebrew (130)
French (26)
English (17)
German (13)
Italian (3)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (1)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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