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The River Midnight

Author: Lilian Nattel
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A novel on a Jewish community in 19th century Poland. It is centered on four women--one is barren, another gives birth to a child out of wedlock, a third emigrates to America, a fourth has a son arrested for revolutionary activity. A first novel.
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nattel, Lilian, 1956-
River Midnight.
New York : Scribner, 1999
(OCoLC)607222723
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lilian Nattel
ISBN: 0684853035 9780684853031 0684853043 9780684853048
OCLC Number: 39478229
Description: 414 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue: Angels and Demons --
The Women --
Mushroom Soup --
Mud and Pearls --
Miracle Cloaks --
A Plague of Frogs --
The Men --
Golden Eggs --
The Watercarrier --
The Dancing Bear --
A Gift of Fire --
Misha --
The Secret River.
Responsibility: Lilian Nattel.

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The author turns her own family history into the story of five women, Polish Jews living in a ghetto outside Warsaw before the cataclysm of World War II.  Read more...

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Tammie Bob Chicago Tribune How Nattel turns the ordinary stuff of [shtetl life] into images that transcend time, place and culture is the real magic of The River Midnight. Sandra Brooks-Dillard The Read more...

 
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