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The Resource Odessa, Odessa : a novel, Barbara Artson

Odessa, Odessa : a novel, Barbara Artson

Label
Odessa, Odessa : a novel
Title
Odessa, Odessa
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Artson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As two brothers emigrate out of Russia to escape anti-Semitism, one chooses America and the other Israel/Palestine. The generations move forward in the twentieth century, from New York to Brighton Beach and Los Angeles, as children and grandchildren assimilate into a new culture. A sweeping tale of love, faith and tradition, Odessa, Odessa reveals how the mysterious ties that hold a family together can help them survive the heartache of separation and loss, and how secrets about heritage can finally be uncovered. A multigenerational immigrant story of a family, joined by tradition and parted during persecution, that remain bound by a fateful decision to leave Odessa. -- from Amazon
Summary
A novel of unforgettable characters about two brothers who emigrate out of Russia to escape anti-Semitism—one to America and one to Israel—Odessa, Odessa gives readers a great story for our time: a younger generation discovering their lost heritage and reuniting a family
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10722678
Cataloging source
VIA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Artson, Barbara
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers
  • Russia
  • Antisemitism
  • Families
  • Family sagas
Target audience
adult
Label
Odessa, Odessa : a novel, Barbara Artson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes a glossary of Yiddish terms
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781631524431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1050438890
  • (OCoLC)1050438890
Label
Odessa, Odessa : a novel, Barbara Artson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes a glossary of Yiddish terms
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781631524431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1050438890
  • (OCoLC)1050438890

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