Bread givers: a novel : a struggle between a father of the Old World and a daughter of the New

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G. Braziller, 1975 - Fiction - 297 pages
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Good insight into family. - Goodreads
Very good novel and easy to read. - Goodreads
I very much enjoyed the prose style and the story. - Goodreads
I thought the overall writing was supurb as well. - Goodreads
I was pleased by the ending, too. - Goodreads
I felt connected to her characters and love the plot. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

Yezierska explores a lot of interesting themes about self (especially in relation to others), family, the immigrant experience, religion, and feminism. I can picture a dozen great research papers I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Geek Lee - Goodreads

what an unexpected book. at first it seemed as though this would be a dull read but it was very entertaining. the style and tone is so different and helps the reader remember the setting. while this ... Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER tJUOt
3
The Speaking Mouth of the Block
24
The Burden Bearer Changes Her Bur
89
Copyright

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About the author (1975)

Anzia Yezierska (1882-1970) emigrated from Poland to the United States in 1890. Her books include Bread Givers, How I Found America: Collected Stories, The Open Cage, and Red Ribbon on a White Horse: My Story.

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