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Isaac's Torah : concerning the life of Isaac Jacob Blumenfeld through two world wars, three concentration camps and five motherlands : a novel

Author: Angel Wagenstein; Elizabeth Frank; Deliana Simeonova
Publisher: New York : Handsel Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Surviving the trials and tribulations of the twentieth century by masquerading as a fool, Isaac Jacob Blumenthal grows up in Kolodetz, a small-town near Lvov, as he endures concentration camps, a Siberian gulag, two world wars, and the subsequent rule of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Poland, Soviet Union, Nazi Germany, and the Soviets again.
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Isaak I︠A︡kob Blumenfeld; Isaak I︠A︡kob Blumenfeld
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Angel Wagenstein; Elizabeth Frank; Deliana Simeonova
ISBN: 1590512456 9781590512456
OCLC Number: 64593796
Description: 306 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Petoknizhie Isaakovo.
Responsibility: Angel Wagenstein ; translated from the Bulgarian by Elizabeth Frank and Deliana Simeonova.
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Surviving the trials and tribulations of the twentieth century by masquerading as a fool, Isaac Jacob Blumenthal grows up in Kolodetz, a small-town near Lvov, as he endures concentration camps, a Siberian gulag, two world wars, and the subsequent rule of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Poland, Soviet Union, Nazi Germany, and the Soviets again.

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