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Ḳenaz, Yehoshuʻa

Overview
Works: 158 works in 378 publications in 8 languages and 3,014 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  History  Drama  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PJ5054.K36, 892.436
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Most widely held works about Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz
 
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Most widely held works by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz
Infiltration by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member 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 )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member 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 )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 336 WorldCat member 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 )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical moment, and other stories by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member 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 )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in Hebrew and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nof ʻim sheloshah ʻetsim : shete novelot by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Hebrew and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirah ʻim kenisah ba-ḥatser : ṿe-sipurim aḥerim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Hebrew and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shirat ha-maḳhelah : sipurim by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Hebrew and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alila by Amos Gitai( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows one day in the lives of dwellers of a Tel Aviv apartment building
Ben lailah u-ven shaḥar by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Hebrew and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ha-Ishah ha-gedolah min ha-ḥalomot : roman by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in Hebrew and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ha-ʼIsha ha-gedolah min ha-ḥalomot : roman by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in Hebrew and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paysage aux trois arbres : deux récits by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman de société
Sefer ha-Arets : ha-shanah ha-75( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in Hebrew and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hinter der Wand : Roman by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retour des amours perdues by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member 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
Auf dem Weg zu den Katzen : Roman by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ḳeshet : ḳovets le-tsiyun yovel ha-arbaʻim le-reshit hofaʻato shel "Ḳeshet," ha-rivʻon le-sifrut, ʻiyun u-viḳoret (1958-1976)( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in Hebrew and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Nachmittagsvorstellung : Erzählungen by Yehoshuʻa Ḳenaz( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragikomische Geschichten über die Absurdität des Alltags in Israel Neben Amos Oz und Abraham Jehoschua gehört Jehoschua Kenaz zu den berühmtesten zeitgenössischen Schriftstellern Israels. Seine neuen Erzählungen sind allesamt Miniaturmeisterwerke, die das letzte halbe Jahrhundert beleuchten, den Alltag und die Abgründe im Leben der Menschen in Israel schildern und bei aller Eindringlichkeit, Unerhörtheit und Verlorenheit doch immer wieder ein Lächeln auf die Lippen des Lesers zaubern. Jehoshua Kenaz wurde 1937 in Petach Tikwa geboren. Er studierte in Jerusalem und Paris. 1960 erschien seine erste Erzählung. Jehoschua Kenaz ist einer der angesehensten Schriftsteller Israels und wurde mit zahlreichen Preisen ausgezeichnet. Neben seiner schriftstellerischen Tätigkeit arbeitet er als Übersetzer klassischer französischer Literatur und Theaterkritiker. Er lebt heute in Tel Aviv
 
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Returning lost loves : a novel
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Returning lost loves : a novelThe way to the catsMusical moment, and other stories
Alternative Names
ʾAtniyʾel ʾAbiy 1937-....

Jehoschua Kenaz Israelischer Schriftsteller

Kai, na zi (yi se lie) Kenaz, Yehoshua, 1937-

Kenaz, Jehoschua

Kenaz, Jehoschua 1937-

Kenaz, Jehoshua

Kenaz, Jehoshua 1937-

Kenaz, Jeoshua, 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 écrivain israélien

Yehoshua Kenaz escritor israelí

Yehoshu'a Kenaz Iisraeli kirjanik

Yehoshua Kenaz Israeli writer

Yehoshua Kenaz scriitor israelian

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

يهوشوا قناز كاتب إسرائيلي

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Languages
Hebrew (121)

English (22)

German (19)

French (16)

Spanish (4)

Italian (3)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)